Subject: Re: info file handling
To: OBATA Akio <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/28/2006 09:04:55
On Thu, 28 Dec 2006, OBATA Akio wrote:

> In defaults/mk.conf:
> PKGINFODIR?=    info
> # Pathname relative to ${PREFIX} of directory holding the
> # info files and the info "dir" (index) file.
> # Possible: any path you like, e.g. share/info.
> # Default: info (i.e. /usr/pkg/info)
> # NOTE: the support for custom setting (not "info") is not complete.
> #
> # XXX INFO_DIR is obsolete and should be removed after pkgsrc-2006Q1.

INFO_DIR was previously used for a different purpose -- it was replaced 
with PKGINFODIR above.

That comment should be removed since the variable names was reused 
for a different purpose.

(I used INFO_DIR the old way for a couple years.)