patch: ports/Mk/

Alex Dupre ale at
Thu Feb 12 01:22:03 PST 2004

Brandon D. Valentine wrote:

> Now, all of the ports I've seen do this have a corresponding:
>     %%PORTDOCS%%@rmdir %%DOCSDIR%%
> or similiar in their pkg-plist.  If NOPORTDOCS is defined, then a
> deinstall of these ports will complain about not being able to remove
> DOCSDIR due to that line in the pkg-plist.

No, if you installed the port with -DNOPORTDOCS, pkg_deinstall will not 
try to remove the DOCSDIR. The %%PORTDOCS%% macro will in fact be 
substituted by "@comment ", like for the doc files.

Alex Dupre

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