Walter Venable weaseal at
Mon Jun 21 12:12:26 PDT 2004

>From: Lewis Thompson <lewiz at>
>To: Volker Stolz <vs at>
>CC: Anish Mistry <mistry.7 at>, ports at, lars.eggert at
>Subject: Re: Freevo port (TESTING REQUIRED).
>Date: Mon, 21 Jun 2004 12:39:37 +0100
>On Mon, Jun 21, 2004 at 09:08:48AM +0200, Volker Stolz wrote:
> > In local.freebsd-ports, you wrote:
> > >> I've been working on a port of Freevo (, which 
> > >> ``an open-source home theatre PC platform'', for a while now and
> > >> hopefully within a week or two version 1.5.0 will be released.
> >
> > Lewis' submission looks more complete to me. I'd say go ahead and 
> > Please fix some of the deficiencies reported by portlint before, most 
> >
> > 1)
> > WARN: /usr/tmp/freevo/pkg-plist: Both ``%%PORTDOCS%%@dirrm %%DOCSDIR%%'' 
>and ``%%PORTDOCS%%@unexec %D/%%DOCSDIR%% 2>/dev/null || true'' are missing. 
>  At least one should be used.
> > FATAL: Makefile: PORTVERSION looks illegal. You should modify 
>Hmm, I must admit I completely forgot to run it past portlint (although
>I was aware that 1.5.0rc3 was an invalid PORTVERSION).  I wouldn't have
>spotted the other WARN though, I've only used it minimally before and I
>have to run with --help to figure out the extra options!  Thanks for
> > 3)
> > I don't understand your WITH-handling:
> >
> > .if !defined(WITH_MPLAYER)
> > WITH_MPLAYER=   yes
> > .endif
>Well, it seemed to me that if WITH_MPLAYER=0 was specified to make then
>WITH_MPLAYER was defined.  However, if no option was defined then I want
>to install mplayer -- this seemed a nice way to do it at the time.  Have
>I missed the plot here?

Perhaps it should read:

.if !defined(WITHOUT_MPLAYER)

That seems more logical to me...

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