Subject: Re: print-PLIST can't pick up files installed by cp -p.
To: None <>
From: Bernd Ernesti <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/15/2007 23:29:28
On Thu, Mar 15, 2007 at 02:06:04PM -0400, Todd Vierling wrote:
> On 3/14/07, OBATA Akio <> wrote:
> >> Packages doing that should be fixed to use ${[BSD_]INSTALL_*} so that
> >> they get *correct* permissions set by pkgsrc options.
> >
> >How about using 'tar' or 'pax'?
> Ideally, this too is a bad idea, but my point is more that the
> IMSTALL_* macros exist for a good reason and should be used if at all
> possible.

It maybe be nice to use them, but we allready have to many local patches so
I would like not to add more for this. Not to mention that we don't send patches,
which are not for our infrastructure back :(