Subject: Re: building binary packages fails on Darwin/MacOS X
To: Michael Wolfson <>
From: grant beattie <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/23/2003 17:57:47
On Thu, Sep 18, 2003 at 04:49:45PM -0700, Michael Wolfson wrote:

> >it should already be using the bootstrap-pkgsrc pax/tar. there must be
> >a bug lurking here somewhere...
> Could be.  I do have /usr/bin in my path before /usr/pkg/bin, but 
> I'd've assumed that the pkg tools would be smart enough.

I've just committed a fix for this. we now pass the absolute path to
ftp, mtree, pax and tar to 'configure' so that we do not rely on
what is found in $PATH.