Subject: Re: Linux and checkperms (continued)
To: Ole Andre Rodlie <>
From: Roland Illig <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 10/21/2007 21:16:07
Ole Andre Rodlie wrote:
> Topic has been up earlier, but the issue is not resolved. My problem
> is that checkperms (and others, but checkperms is the most important
> since PKG_DEVELOPER demands it) breaks with the following error:
> bmake: don't know how to make /usr/share/groff/tmac/mandoc.tmac. Stop
> What is the problem? Is it pkgsrc/package? my system? (in that case,
> what is broken/missing)
> Would appreciate a solution, since I'm stuck on pkgsrc-2007Q2.

You should update checkperms to 1.10:

cd sysutils/checkperms
$EDITOR Makefile # (change the version number to 1.10)
bmake mdi
bmake clean
bmake package clean

That should work. At least, it did for me.