Subject: Re: Documentation for OSVERSION_SPECIFIC?
To: Johnny C. Lam <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/17/2001 17:14:20
On Wed, 17 Jan 2001, Johnny C. Lam wrote:
> I've been trying to find documentation on the variable
> OSVERSION_SPECIFIC set in certain packages.  Where is it?  There's no
> mention of it in Packages.txt nor in packages(7).  What values does it
> take, or does it simply need to be defined?

The latter, i think. Maybe pkglint (or lintpkgsrc?) uses it for something.

An yes, it should be documented at least in packages(7).

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>