Subject: Re: SPECIAL_PERMS on files?
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Julio Merino <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/03/2003 11:47:15
On Thu, 3 Jul 2003 11:37:49 +0200 (MEST)
Hubert Feyrer <> wrote:

> On Thu, 3 Jul 2003, Julio Merino wrote:
> > Because for binary packages, files that are not placed under PREFIX are not
> > registered in the tarball (all those which need to be handled by
> >  (I may be wrong...)
> If it's in PLIST, it's in the tarball.
> Does SPECIAL_PERMS help if something is not in the PLIST?

That's what I was trying to say.  Files outside PREFIX are not in the PLIST,
so they need to be handled using all these special variables.

Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
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