Subject: Re: LOCALPATCHES documentation bug
To: None <>
From: Bernd Ernesti <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/20/2005 11:08:58
On Sat, Aug 20, 2005 at 10:54:26AM +0200, Geert Hendrickx wrote:
> I very much like the concept of $LOCALPATCHES, but it doesn't work
> (exactly) as documented.  According to the docs, all files in
> $LOCALPATCHES/cat/pkg/ (except *.orig and *.rej) are regarded as diffs 
> and applied after the pkgsrc patches.  But then we should either do: 

revision 1.17
date: 2005/07/31 05:26:50;  author: snj;  state: Exp;  lines: +2 -2
Relax the glob in ${LOCALPATCHES}/${PKGPATH} to catch all files.
This is a return to the behavior that we had prior to revision 1.5.