Subject: Re: pkg/5356: package system documentation is not simple or thorough enough
To: Soren S. Jorvang <email@example.com>
From: Todd Vierling <tv@NetBSD.ORG>
Date: 04/24/1998 16:13:38
On Fri, 24 Apr 1998, Soren S. Jorvang wrote:
: So. I have been thinking about creating packages the same way that some
: of the GNU programs in tree are now built, ie. 'shadowing'.
See the following examples which use this method:
Those are "reachover" style Makefiles that make installing these packages
easier. Additionally, libg++ installs the proper profiled, shared, PIC, and
static libraries as defined by /etc/mk.conf, and only lists those libraries
in PLIST. (See pkgsrc/devel/libg++/Makefile:post-install.) I'm going to
change rsaref to do the same.
-- Todd Vierling (Personal firstname.lastname@example.org; Bus. email@example.com)