Subject: Re: lynx build asking for file to patch
To: Mark E. Perkins <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/15/2004 19:26:30
On Sat, 15 May 2004, Mark E. Perkins wrote:

> It looks as though the distribution patches need patching... Responding to
> each 'File to patch:' with the file name sans '2.8.5rel.2/' gets things
> running smoothly (including application of the pkgsrc patches.
> FWIW, this is on MacOSX 10.2.8. I'm updating pkgsrc on a 1.6 NetBSD/mac68k
> system to see if the problem is more general and will send-pr what I find.

Try this...

Index: Makefile
RCS file: /cvsroot/pkgsrc/www/lynx/Makefile,v
retrieving revision 1.72
diff -u -r1.72 Makefile
--- Makefile	7 May 2004 15:25:14 -0000	1.72
+++ Makefile	16 May 2004 00:19:52 -0000
@@ -10,6 +10,7 @@${DISTNAME}/
 EXTRACT_SUFX=	.tar.bz2

 PATCHFILES=	2.8.5rel.2.patch.gz

It actually works both ways on NetBSD - "-p1" and the default "-p0",
but it sounds like it should really have been "-p1".