PR ports/76915 fell through the cracks?
uspoerlein at gmail.com
Sat Jun 3 10:22:34 PDT 2006
> >From the initial PR:
> When /var (or whichever filesystem holds PKG_DBDIR) is mounted noexec,
> attempts to deinstall ports will fail and leave a mess behind if the
> port has a require or deinstall script. This patch checks for that and
> skips deinstalling if that is the case.
> (http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=76915 for details)
I didn't read the patch (yet) and I'm not familiar with the code, but if
we would enforce all pkg-install/deinstall scripts to be sh(1) scripts,
then it's simply a matter of replacing ./foo with 'sh foo', right?
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