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Re: enforcing pkgsrc/category/$PKGBASE
On Thu, 19 Feb 2009, Roland Illig wrote:
David Brownlee schrieb:
Wouldn't it be nice if each package was always in a directory
which matched the $PKGBASE. It would make it much easier and
quicker for tools (and people) to map back and forth between
them, and also allow us to (potentially) cleanup the DEPENDS
This is exactly what I had in mind for some months, but never dared to
suggest. I think there are enough packages to justify this additional
In case everything *except* the py-* and similar packages should
be using it.
rather than the current rather ugly:
And even this ugly case can be shortened a bit. The "../../" should be
optional. It doesn't provide any value.
Agreed. Theoretically it allows us to put packages one, three or
more levels deep, but even then we should be able to normalise
the path back to PKGSRCDIR before procssing the DEPENDS...
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