pkg_improved GSoC 2008 finished
andenore at freebsd.org
Fri Aug 22 10:12:08 UTC 2008
On Fri, 22 Aug 2008 00:00:01 +0200, Kevin Downey <redchin at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 21, 2008 at 2:56 PM, Kevin Downey <redchin at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, Aug 21, 2008 at 6:10 AM, Anders Nore <andenore at freebsd.org>
>>> Hello hackers,
>>> it's been a great summer for me working with the FreeBSD-project. It
>>> truly been an educational experience for me and I would like to
>>> working on my project as well as other aspects of FreeBSD in the
>>> You can read about my project on the wiki-page where you can read
>>> the new features and some technical detail, there you will also find
>>> instructions for those of you who want to try it out. You can also
>>> the source. It will be greatly appreciated if you test it and
>>> report any
>>> bugs you discover.
>>> Thanks for a great summer!
>>> - Anders Nore
>>>  http://wiki.freebsd.org/AndersNore/pkg_improved
>>>  http://home.no.net/andenore/patches/pkg_install-20080708.tar.gz
>> Is there a patch against 7-STABLE? Neither of the two patches on the
>> website (-CURRENT and 7.0-RELEASE) or the tarball build on 7-STABLE.
>> The patches are also kind of a pain because they contain diffs against
>> files like "/usr/src/usr.sbin/pkg_install/CVS/Entries" which you don't
>> seem to have if you just use csup.
The CVS entries should be removed from the latest patches and a patch for
RELENG_7_0 has been added.
You can get the new patches from http://home.no.net/andenore/patches/
>> The Mafia way is that we pursue larger goals under the guise of
>> personal relationships.
> sorry, I tried the tarball again, and it built. I must have missed
Maybe you tried to compile from a different directory than
Makefile.inc will try to `.include "../Makefile.inc"' to get BINDIR, so if
you comment this out and specify your own BINDIR variable `BINDIR?=
/usr/sbin' it should be ok.
Thanks for your input!
- Anders Nore
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