Re: pkg/poudriere: dangling symlink to pkg.pkg.sig

From: Craig Leres <>
Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 22:02:33 UTC
On 7/29/21 12:41 AM, Baptiste Daroussin wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 27, 2021 at 02:05:14PM -0700, Craig Leres wrote:
>> For the last few days, approximately corresponding to when the pkg port
>> upgraded to 1.17.0, the poudriere build process has been creating a dangling
>> symlink from pkg.txz.sig to pkg.pkg.sig. Posting an issue to
>> did not prove useful; does anyone understand what
>> broke (and how to fix it)?
>> I ran into this because I use a cron job to archive poudriere build trees;
>> the job does a diff -r of the latest pkg tree vs. the most recent archived
>> tree (to decide if the new tree is worth archiving).
>> 		Craig
> I told you to have a look at the commit in the ports tree in the github issue,
> which apparently you did not.
> In particular:

Thank you for providing the specific commit that caused the issue I was 
trying to understand. This is infinitely more helpful than the, "please 
read the commit logs in the ports tree" response I got when I opened a 
github issue with pkg.