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Re: @dirrm behaviour change (was: CVS commit: pkgsrc/pkgtools/pkg_install/files)

On Sat, Apr 25, 2009 at 11:04:18AM +0200, Marc Espie wrote:
> When we did this in OpenBSD, we didn't even add a new keyword. We simply
> decided that
> file
> was a file
> and
> dir/
> was a dir.

I'm still not decided whether it should be allowed to include
directories in the PLIST, but there is one important part to keep in
mind. Directories with @pkgdir are shared, they don't create conflicts.
This is quite different from normal files and therefore they should be
explicitly distinguished.


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