Subject: Re: CVS commit: othersrc/bootstrap-pkgsrc
To: Jan Schaumann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Julio Merino <email@example.com>
Date: 02/27/2003 16:31:36
On Thu, 27 Feb 2003 10:16:50 -0500
Jan Schaumann <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> grant beattie <email@example.com> wrote:
> > On Thu, Feb 27, 2003 at 12:10:43AM -0500, Jan Schaumann wrote:
> [commit by Julio]
> > > > Detect basic utilities dynamically, so that the bootstrap script works fine
> > > > under Linux (programs can be placed in different directories, depending on
> > > > the distribution). For other platforms, location of programs can be tuned
> > > > by hand easily, if wanted. For unknown platforms, this may also provide
> > > > better results.
> > >
> > > I believe this closes PR pkg/20477, no?
> > I've just updated defs.Linux.mk, which should close this PR.
> Ah, yes, very good. Still, the question remains how far we take this
> approach. What if the next Linux sticks stuff in /foo/bin -- do we then
> test those locations, too? Might get messy...
Yep, you are right... maybe we could genearte defs.Linux.mk on the fly
or automatically add stuff to mk.conf to determine paths in Linux.
Julio M. Merino Vidal <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The NetBSD Project - http://www.NetBSD.org/