Subject: Re: Ignoring patch files with missing checksums
To: None <>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/08/2007 14:39:50
On Fri, Jun 08, 2007 at 02:27:57PM +0200, Geert Hendrickx wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 08, 2007 at 11:38:05AM +0100, Matthias Scheler wrote:
> > I would like to change "pkgsrc/mk/" to return an error if it
> > encounters an patch file that is not recorded in "distinfo" and
> > "PKG_DEVELOPER" is set to "yes".
> Why not check for it always?  We have LOCALPATCHES if users want to add
> their own patches.

Because users might not want to be bothered because a developer forgot
a "cvs rm" before "cvs commit"?

	Kind regards

Matthias Scheler