Subject: Re: PKG_DEVELOPER=YES is broken
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/14/2005 12:28:10
On Fri, 14 Jan 2005, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:

> On Fri, 14 Jan 2005, Frederick Bruckman wrote:
>> Something broke PKG_DEVELOPER=YES recently:
>>   ===> Registering installation for gmake-3.80nb4
>>   *** The PLIST does not match installed files!
>>        The following files were not expected in /usr/pkg2:
>>           info/dir
> Not actually answering your question, but maybe the dir-file should be
> created and registered by the pkg_install-info package.

I think it should better be ignored. There's no point in registering 
it. After any particular operation on it, it's never going to be the 
same as it ever was.

>> This is into a clean "/usr/pkg2" (which usually works fine). No
>> problem if PKG_DEVELOPER=YES is commented out of "/etc/mk.conf".
>> What has changed?
> New functionality for building list of files in PREFIX and then comparing
> after install with PLIST.

It seems like this was never tested on a clean ${LOCALBASE}.