Subject: Re: Help please, my first package port
To: John A. Maier <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-ports
Date: 09/07/1999 10:04:14
On Thu, Sep 02, 1999 at 01:46:00PM -0500, John A. Maier wrote:
> I am attempting my first package (FSviewer) for NetBSD and have gotten   
> along quite well with the info from the packages.txt file.
> 1) I can get it to fetch, patch and build.  Now I need to install.  I   
> need to generate the PLIST file.  There aren't any recommendations on how   
> this is easily done.

What I ususally do is to run a 'find -depth /usr > /tmp/list1'
then 'make install' then 'find -depth /usr > /tmp/list2' and
'diff -u /tmp/list1 /tmp/list2'. This will give you the files which have been

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.