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Re: pkgsrc bootstrap fails on DilOS

* On 2021-01-04 at 18:30 GMT, Hung Nguyen Gia wrote:

> @Jperkin: It seemed you misunderstood me. I said since DilOS (like
> Debian), puts everything in /bin and /usr/bin, integrating DilOS
> into will break other Illumos distros because on
> these system, the utilities in /bin and /usr/bin sometimes not
> something we are looking for, sometimes we need thing from
> /usr/gnu/bin, /usr/sfw/bin or /usr/xpg4, /usr/xpg6. This will
> definitely breaks the logic. Simple '.if exists' can't deal with
> this. We need something like 'if os name = DilOS then bla bla...' to
> be able to deal with it. From you previous mail I think this is
> currently not possible.

I understand you, I just think it can be done ;)  But if not, there is
the possibility to use ${OS_VARIANT} too to differentiate.

> BTW, pkgsrc currently broken on Tribblix, too. But the problems
> seemed to be of Tribblix itself. I have sent a mail to Peter. If he
> can't resolve it, I will post it on this list.

What's the issue?  It should work fine, I know schmonz used it for a
bit, and I've previously used it to verify our binary packages.


Jonathan Perkin  -  Joyent, Inc.  -

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