little problem with pkg-plist
jaj13 at web.de
Thu Aug 3 13:10:22 UTC 2006
Vasil Dimov wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 02, 2006 at 11:49:51PM +0200, Jona Joachim wrote:
>> I ported SGE (SDL Graphics Extension) to FreeBSD and ran into a strange
>> problem with pkg-plist.
>> Among others these files are listed in pkg-plist:
>> Those are the only files installed in lib.
>> libSGE.so.0 is a symlink to libSGE.so.0.030809 and libSGE.so is a
>> symlink to libSGE.so.0.
>> When I try to deinstall the port the following happens:
>> /usr/local/lib> ls -F | grep SGE
>> /usr/local/lib> cd /home/default/SGE
>> /home/default/SGE> sudo make deinstall
>> ===> Deinstalling for devel/SGE
>> ===> Deinstalling SGE-0.030809
>> pkg_delete: file '/usr/local/lib/libSGE.so.0' doesn't exist
>> pkg_delete: couldn't entirely delete package (perhaps the packing list is
>> incorrectly specified?)
>> /home/default/SGE> cd /usr/local/lib
>> /usr/local/lib> ls | grep SGE
>> It looks like pkg_delete ignores what comes after the third dot in the
> No, it just quits when encounters the nonexistent libSGE.so.0 in
It usually doesn't stop when it encounters a non-existing file, it just
warns and continues.
> Don't you have libSGE.so.0 listed twice in pkg-plist?
It's not listed twice.
Here is the whole content of pkg-plist:
I can send you the whole port if you wish
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