Subject: Re: pkg/35487 (pkgsrc-2006Q4: mkdir used instead of ${MKDIR} in
To: None <,,>
From: Matthew Mondor <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 02/25/2007 22:20:02
The following reply was made to PR pkg/35487; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Matthew Mondor <>
Subject: Re: pkg/35487 (pkgsrc-2006Q4: mkdir used instead of ${MKDIR} in
 toolchain wrapper script)
Date: Sun, 25 Feb 2007 17:15:19 -0500

 On Thu, 22 Feb 2007 23:44:17 +0000 (UTC) wrote:
 > Can you please insert the following lines before the mkdir line?
 > 	echo "$$PATH"; type mkdir
 > 	exit 1
 > To my knowledge, at this point, the tool wrapper directory should be very
 > early in the PATH, so I expect the wrapped mkdir to be called.
 echo "$PATH"; type mkdir
 mkdir is /bin/mkdir
 exit 1
 make: exec(exit) failed (No such file or directory)
 I guess this could have to do with /etc/profile or ~/.shrc.  However,
 using ${MKDIR} like at every other instance in the script solves that