Re: cvs commit: ports/audio/anthem pkg-plist

From: Michael Nottebrock <michaelnottebrock_at_gmx.net>
Date: Fri, 10 Dec 2004 02:25:59 +0100
On Friday, 10. December 2004 02:20, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 10, 2004 at 02:10:19AM +0100, Michael Nottebrock wrote:
> > On Friday, 10. December 2004 01:59, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> > > On Fri, Dec 10, 2004 at 01:45:58AM +0100, Michael Nottebrock wrote:
> > > > On Friday, 10. December 2004 01:21, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> > > > > > |  _at_dirrm share/apps/anthem/toolbar
> > > > > > |  _at_dirrm share/apps/anthem
> > > > > > |  _at_dirrm share/applnk/Multimedia
> > > > > > | +_at_dirrm share/applnk
> > > > >
> > > > > Shouldn't these be _at_unexec rmdir's?  The port will emit noisy
> > > > > warnings during deinstallation if you have other kde applications
> > > > > installed.
> > > >
> > > > Noisy and bogus. I wonder if that warning in delete/perform.c really
> > > > is worth keeping at all.
> > >
> > > It's only bogus because of the ports don't clean themselves up
> > > properly.  If they were polite about silently removing shared
> > > directories, you'd only see a warning for the directories that are
> > > left behind because of local changes, which is a useful pointer to
> > > what should be removed if you don't plan to reinstall the port.
> >
> > The shared directories would have to be recognised, maintained and
> > 'politely' removed by manual selection though, which is error prone.
>
> That's why it's better that the "ownership" and removal be taken care
> of by a common port, cf gnomehier.

Which of course also has to be manually maintained. So I get to choose between 
maintaining kdehier or dig myself through $bignum _at_dirrm lines in $bignum 
ports... I guess kdehier it is then. *sigh*

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