converters/mpack doesn't apply the patch properly

Paul Schmehl pauls at
Wed Mar 1 08:46:21 PST 2006

--On Wednesday, March 01, 2006 20:08:44 +0400 Vahan Yerkanian 
<vahan at> wrote:

> I thought FreeBSD default install doesn't create /usr/tmp directory... If
> you install mpack from the packages it works ok, the problem manifests
> itself when you try to portupgrade or install it via ports.
> See below:
The packages are installing 1.5.3, not 1.6.  I'll have to do some more 
testing, but the port install isn't doing anything to change arch detection.

Paul Schmehl (pauls at
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University of Texas at Dallas
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