Subject: Re: pkg/8755 kdebase installs it's own rman.
To: None <>
From: Bernd Ernesti <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/17/2001 18:37:16
On Wed Mar 14 15:53:52 2001, Frederick Bruckman wrote:
> Another wrinkle...
> We seem to have an "rman" in the NetBSD cvs repository
> (xsrc/xfree/xc/extras/rman/). Since I don't have an XFree86-4.x
> installation right now, it's not clear to me if "make World" in
> xsrc/xfree/xc actually installs it.

It will be installed.

> Could someone please tell me if "rman" is or is not installed?

It is.

> Some of the tools in the "extras" directory are obviously installed
> (Xpm), and some seem destined to remain optional (regex). Is anyone
> privy to xfree86's future plans? If it's installed, or going to be
> installed, pkgsrc need to special case it as for "xpm".

Yeah, looks like we need add a hack for it. The next problem is that
there are now .html manpages installed when you use Imakefiles and
XFree 4.x. There is no handling for that in pkgsrc.