USERS/GROUPS in bsd.port.mk [was: FreeBSD Port: postfix-2.8.4,1]
sahil at FreeBSD.org
Wed Aug 3 04:05:20 UTC 2011
[ adding portmgr@ to the chain since we're in bpmk territory]
On Tue, 2011-08-02 at 15:09:49 +0200, Miroslav Lachman wrote:
> Sahil Tandon wrote:
> >On Tue, 2011-08-02 at 00:04:14 +0200, olli hauer wrote:
> >>No, you don't hit the limitation. It seems you really found a bug in
> >>the Framework!
> >> From the Framework code in bsd.port.mk existing groups should honored.
> >Along those lines, what about using groupmod instead of usermod?
> >Perhaps due to my ignorance, it seems more straightforward and does not
> >require much sed-fu; I've attached a (probably incomplete) patch to
> >illustrate my thinking. I understand what I am suggesting could
> >introduce other problems, so please do not construe it as an as-is
> >suggestion, but rather something to stoke discussion.
> I tested your patch and it works for me.
[ .. ]
> It was tested on really old testing system...
> Thank you for your time and working solution.
You are welcome - thanks again for reporting the problem and testing the
new patch. I believe ohauer@ is taking a look at how else to achieve
the desired behavior without introducing new problems. I hope we can
get a fix into the tree soon.
Sahil Tandon <sahil at FreeBSD.org>
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