Subject: Re: automatic replacement of locale directories in buildlink2
To: Johnny C. Lam <>
From: grant beattie <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/27/2002 13:16:06
On Tue, Nov 26, 2002 at 06:12:59PM -0800, Johnny C. Lam wrote:

> > We could, of course, create a list of OPSYSs which need to be hacked
> > on, so that it is not invoked unnecessarily. That would create far
> > less maintenance, since we would no longer need to know about broken
> > packages and modify them accordingly.
> It's better to just grep through the PLISTs in pkgsrc to see if they
> install locale files, and set USE_PKGLOCALEDIR in those packages'
> Makefiles.

I prefer the ~zero-maintenance over the low-maintenance option (call
me lazy :)

Either way, this is a huge improvement. Thanks, salo!