compile + distfile

Danny MacMillan flowers at
Wed Aug 4 16:12:33 PDT 2004

On Mon, Jul 26, 2004 at 01:51:50PM -0600, HYVERNAT Philippe wrote:
> I  run on freebsd 4.10 and i want to install Java, but cos to the
> licence restriction i must download it and place into
> /usr/ports//distfiles
> I move it into this directory, but when i compile again, the make file
> doesn't find it in /usr/ports/distfiles it's the same spelling.

The JDK14 port actually requires more than one file to be moved into the
distfiles directory.  It will prompt you for them one at a time.  The
spelling looks very similar but is in fact different.  Verify that the
port is not actually asking you for a different file.

Danny MacMillan

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