ports/148777: [New Port] sysutils/qjail: Utility to deploy large number of jails quickly
swell.k at gmail.com
Sat Nov 20 18:50:11 UTC 2010
The following reply was made to PR ports/148777; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Anonymous <swell.k at gmail.com>
To: joeb <joeb at a1poweruser.com>
Cc: bug-followup at FreeBSD.org
Subject: Re: ports/148777: [New Port] sysutils/qjail: Utility to deploy large number of jails quickly
Date: Sat, 20 Nov 2010 21:43:38 +0300
"joeb" <joeb at a1poweruser.com> writes:
> There are many existing ports with no distinfo so I fail to see why you
> think this is an error. This was done on purpose so I can update the dist
> file with fixes or enactments without having to wait for months to get the
> update commented because the makesum values have changed. This technique is
> communally used when the port make files will never change but allows the
> maintainer to maintain the product without delays in moving updates into the
> existing port.
Then mark it RESTRICTED as the distfile may not be identical across
ftp mirrors and CDROM.
> And when it comes to the messing with /etc/rc.d/jail file I was told by the
> jail maintainer that he was addressing the bugs I pointed out in a up coming
> release and that I should just replace it with my corrected one as part of
> my port. So that is what I am doing.
Have you tried to rename it and install into PREFIX/etc/rc.d?
The port fails to restore original /etc/rc.d/jail upon deinstall and
jail.original ends up overwritten after second install.
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