Subject: Re: local patches
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Scott Presnell <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/20/2001 07:33:09
Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> I was asked how to store local patches outside of pkgsrc. The code below
> does so by allowing a variable LOCALPATCHES to point to a tree of such
> patches, e.g. a patch for png could be in
> $LOCALPATCHES/graphics/png/my.patch. Local patches are applied after
> pkgsrc patches.
> Any comments?


I would very much like to see this or something like it part of the
pkg source tree make mechanism. 


	- Scott