Subject: Re: MANCOMPRESSED_IF_MANZ not parsed ?
To: Markus Kurek <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/25/2001 12:04:34
On Sun, 25 Mar 2001, Markus Kurek wrote:

> In /etc/mk.conf I define this:
> .ifdef(BSD_PKG_MK)
> MANZ=1
> [more pkg related stuff]
> .endif
> This does not work with all packages. The packages with a
> MANCOMPRESSED_IF_MANZ  found in the Makefile  do not compress
> the manpages at all.

The problem is that all the packages that do something if ${MANZ} is
defined rely on the handling in "" or "" in the
base system, which doesn't respect ${BSD_PKG_MK}, of course.

What you might try, is to add ``MAKE_ENV+= MANZ=${MANZ}'' to the
pkgsrc "Makefile" for digest.