Problems with make package

Jens Rehsack rehsack at
Wed Oct 1 09:24:11 PDT 2003

Oliver Eikemeier wrote:
> Ade Lovett wrote:
>> On Wednesday, Oct 1, 2003, at 07:54 US/Pacific, Jens Rehsack wrote:
>>> [packaging tales of woe snipped]
>> Jens,
>> Do you perchance have WRKDIRPREFIX set in /etc/make.conf (or 
>> elsewhere)?  There are a bunch of references to make, ${MAKE} et al. 
>> inside that need to be converted over to '${MAKE} -C 
>> ${.CURDIR}' to be WRKDIRPREFIX-safe.
> This should be PR 56096:
> Does the proposed fix work?

Can't really test, because
# portupgrade -pRf m
===>  Building package for mc-4.6.0_5
Creating package /usr/packages/All/mc-4.6.0_5.tbz
Registering depends: expat-1.95.6_1 gettext-0.12.1 glib-2.2.3 
libiconv-1.9.1_1 libslang-1.4.9 perl-5.8.0_8 pkgconfig-0.15.0.
Creating bzip'd tar ball in '/usr/packages/All/mc-4.6.0_5.tbz'
make: don't know how to make package-links. Stop
*** Error code 2

Stop in /usr/ports/misc/mc.

But for mc it seems to work, because all relevant packages are


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