Subject: Re: Errors while creating/updating PEAR packages
To: Loic Hoguin <>
From: Adrian Portelli <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/14/2007 12:28:39
Loic Hoguin wrote:
> Hello,
> I identified and fixed the problem.
> The package file format has been updated recently, which means the
> pear_plist.php
> file must be updated to reflect those changes. It currently can't find
> the name
> of the packages using the new file format.
> I'm currently testing the fixes I made against as many packages as I can
> and I
> will be sending a PR when I'm done.
> I also found another problem with some packages I'm adding to
> pkgsrc-wip, where
> the files baseinstalldir begins with a slashe, which cause the PLIST
> output to
> have two, thus causing an error during the file verification process.
> These two fixes will be in the PR I'll submit in 1 or 2 hours.


Thanks for doing that.  I'll look out for the PR.