Subject: Re: INSTALLATION_DIRS and binary packages?
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/07/2004 21:01:51
On Wed, 7 Apr 2004, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> Maybe MAKE_DIRS should be used instead?
> Or maybe INSTALLATION_DIRS should set MAKE_DIRS usage?
> Or maybe INSTALLATION_DIRS should automatically place some
> "@exec ${MKDIR}" lines in the PLIST file?

We have macros INSTALL_MAN_DIR, etc. to create dirs with appropriate
permissions from Makefile. If anything, that behaviour should be mirrored
to reflect permissions & ownership.

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>