Subject: pkg/30491: nethack-x11 misses directories
To: None <,,>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 06/10/2005 13:14:01
>Number:         30491
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       nethack-x11 misses directories
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    pkg-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Fri Jun 10 13:14:00 +0000 2005
>Originator:     Martin Husemann
>Release:        NetBSD 3.99.5
System: NetBSD 3.99.5 NetBSD 3.99.5 (NELLY) #2: Tue Jun 7 12:19:49 CEST 2005 sparc64
Architecture: sparc64
Machine: sparc64

The games/nethack-x11 pkg (or x11-links, don't know whose responsibility
this is) uses directories that it does not create itself,
like at least /usr/pkg/lib/X11/app-defaults and /usr/pkg/lib/X11/fonts/misc
and fails with messages like:

install: /usr/pkg/lib/X11/fonts/misc: open: No such file or directory

On a system w/o the above mentioned directories populated, try to install