Subject: Re: PKGMANDIR
To: None <>
From: Aleksey Cheusov <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/10/2007 22:39:50
> To be honest, I routinely use the
> following on my systems:

> 	PKGMANDIR=	share/man
> 	PKGINFODIR=	share/info

> I have already fixed many packages to honor these two knobs, and the
> process is typically extremely simple.  If we could generate a bulk
> build using the above, we'd easily be able to identify the packages
> that need to be fixed.

mkdir $PREFIX/man $PREFIX/info
chmod 000 $PREFIX/man $PREFIX/info

stops installing on very early stage
and makes grepping for bugs a bit easier

Best regards, Aleksey Cheusov.