Subject: Re: Another Fix Needed For Mac OS X pkgsrc
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: grant beattie <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/07/2003 16:26:27
On Mon, Jan 06, 2003 at 09:03:32PM -0800, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:

> Except many (maybe most) of the software doesn't honor this --mandir. This
> will probably work on most software that properly takes advantage of
> recent autoconf/automake, but a lot of other software has its own methods
> of installation. For example: chat/bitchx, chat/i2cb, chat/ircd-hybrid,
> sysutils/gkrellm, sysutils/skill, sysutils/setquota, archivers/bzip2,
> archivers/gtar-base, www/cronolog, and many others.
> It will have to be done package by package ...

Yes - some work has been done for bulk builds on Solaris, so after a
bulk build or three, we can easily identify which packages are broken
in this way (and others).