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Re: "New" package

Benny Siegert <> writes:

> On Wed, Jan 1, 2020 at 3:57 PM nia <> wrote:
>> On Wed, Jan 01, 2020 at 03:34:51PM +0100, Benny Siegert wrote:
>> > I tried converting the build to CMake but it needs to be built out of
>> > tree (i.e. build dir != source dir), and I don't know how to do that
>> > in pkgsrc.
>> Set:
>> in pre-configure:
>> ${MKDIR} ${WRKSRC}/build
> Thanks! That should be in the guide :)

It would be even better if there were a single declaration to do that,
and perhaps even if it were default, like.


that if disabled doesn't do this (because the packge is broken due to
not supporting out-of-tree builds).

> I pushed a wip/herbstluftwm that uses cmake and is pkglint-clean. Any
> objections to putting it into pkgsrc itself?

If you think it's good enough, that's all it takes.

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