Subject: Re: pkg/13113: package update: shells/zsh (Zsh 4.0.1)
To: None <>
From: Masao Uebayashi <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/05/2001 23:50:08
NOTE: Redirected to tech-pkg

> 1) please run pkglint on this first:
>    PLIST needs a bit of work.  /etc/shells entries and info entries

My fault, sorry.

> 3) why are you putting functions into .../lib/ hierarchy?  They belong to
>    .../share/ and default there.

I've heard an opinion that it's better to put shared objects (*.so)
not under ${PREFIX}/share but under ${PREFIX}/lib, because shared
objects are actually not sharable, that is, architecture dependent.  I
think this opinion is reasonable and followed it.

> Regards,
> -- 
> Geoff Wing : <>
> Rxvt Stuff : <>
> Zsh Stuff  : <>

Hmm, you seem to be the one suited for shells/zsh* maintainer. Why
have you not imported Zsh-3.1.x pkgsrc so long time? ;)

Best regards,