Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/net/tnftp
To: None <pkgsrc-changes@NetBSD.org>
From: Johnny Lam <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/26/2006 08:51:41
Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 26, 2006 at 10:14:59AM +0200, Gilles Dauphin wrote:
>>>> Modified Files:
>>>> pkgsrc/net/tnftp: Makefile PLIST
>>>> pkgsrc/net/tnftp/files/src: Makefile.in
>>>> Log Message:
>>>> For consistency with the other tools from bootstrap, the preformatted
>>>> manual page is installed as cat1/ftp.0 instead of cat1/ftp.1. Bumped
>>> In fact, I'd prefer if no cat pages would be installed at all.
>> I am not really OK with Joerg
>> I'd prefer package with man pages correctly formated for targeted system.
> Yes, but duplicating the logic over packages is bad. As bad as wiering a
> possible broken default value. Like I wrote in reply to rillig, this
> should be handled as part of the post-install work if the platform/user
> desires it, just like man page compression is already handled.
[NOTE: Moved to tech-pkg@NetBSD.org. Please reply to that list.]
This is fine for most packages, but I think the difference here is that
this is a potentially a bootstrap-installed package. We may well want
to provide some formatted catman pages for just the bootstrap-installed
-- Johnny Lam <email@example.com>