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Re: improve DESTDIR?
On Tue, 25 Nov 2008 06:49:03 +0900, Aleksey Cheusov <cheusov%tut.by@localhost>
>> On Mon, Nov 24, 2008 at 10:23:04PM +0200, Aleksey Cheusov wrote:
> >> The same for benchmark/ubench/patches/patch-aa. Handwritten
> >> do-install target is much easier solution for these two small
> >> packages.
>> ...and means that it will just fail to install new files if the upstream
>> package is ever updated.
> Updating packages should always be made carefully.
> Both with patches/* and handwritten do-install.
> For example, your patches/* may be incomplete...with the same results.
We can detect broken patch,
failed to patch, try to install out of DESTDIR, missing PLIST entries, and so
For custom do-install target, no chance to do it.
The best solution is create a patch, send it to upstream developers, new
version contains it.
"Of course I love NetBSD":-)
OBATA Akio / obache%NetBSD.org@localhost
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