Subject: Re: dirrm and common directories
To: Frederick Bruckman <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/08/2002 12:46:07
On Sat, Jun 08, 2002 at 05:43:26AM -0500, Frederick Bruckman wrote:
> The usual fix is to do "@rmdir %D/include/package || true" instead of
> "@rmdir include/package" in each package, everywhere it comes up.
> "pkglint" will complain about that. The real problem with that, is
> that the maintainer has to know, somehow, that that directory is used
> by another package.

For the record, it's
	@unexec ${RMDIR} %D/include/package 2>/dev/null || true
instead of
	@dirrm include/package


Thomas Klausner -
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