Subject: Re: Package collection on amd64
To: C. Linus Hicks <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 06/11/2004 23:03:32
On 12 Jun 2004, C. Linus Hicks wrote:
> is using "-k /usr/src/NetBSD-new-build/var/db/pkg" as an argument to the
As you noticed this was caused by DESTDIR. Another pkgsrc user had same
problem this week.
I think that DESTDIR breaking that PKG_DBDIR will be removed soon.
You might be able to set DESTDIR in your mk.conf like:
> The second issue I have is that I set the option in the mk.conf file to
> gzip man page files, however they get installed without being gzipped.
> And, I get errors like "ls: /usr/pkg/man/man1/bletch.1.gz: No such file
> or directory." Does gzipping work?
I don't think MANZ works consistently. I mentioned this last month. Never
received feedback and forgot to PR it.
Jeremy C. Reed
technical support & remote administration