Subject: Re: pkg/31937: subversion-1.2.3.tar.gz has checksum error
To: None <epg@NetBSD.org>
From: Takahiro Kambe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/01/2005 10:54:06
In message <email@example.com>
on Mon, 31 Oct 2005 16:05:18 -0800,
Eric Gillespie <epg@NetBSD.org> wrote:
> This just needs 1.14 of rubyversion.mk pulled up. Unfortunately,
> i'm sure that affects many other ruby packages. I don't know who
> should look into this; i think it's better if someone familiar
> with the ruby packages does it.
Adding empty RUBY_DIST_SUBDIR might help.
> If no one else does, i can try to find some time Saturday to
> build all Q3 ruby packages with this change merged in to see what
I may take time to reflect recent Ruby's distfiles change to Q3 branch.
> Why do we need the separate ruby distdir anyway?
It was borrow from FreeBSD's ports which was the base of Ruby package
framework. AFAIR, its intention was:
- avoid potential name conflicts; some distfiles begin from "ruby-"
but others don't.
- gather ruby related distfiles to one area.
Takahiro Kambe <taca@NetBSD.org>/<firstname.lastname@example.org>