databases/unixODBC installs empty config files

Scot Hetzel swhetzel at
Fri Apr 20 01:24:12 UTC 2007

On 4/19/07, Ed Maste <emaste at> wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 19, 2007 at 03:12:53PM -0500, Scot Hetzel wrote:
> > You can't simply remove them from the plist, as those files (odbc.ini,
> > odbcinst.ini) are created by work/unixODBC-2.2.12/Makefile in the
> > install-data-am target.
> It's a shame that the target just touches the files to create
> empty ones; I'm not sure if there are suitable sample files around
> somewhere already.  But I guess having an empty odbc.ini-dist file
> is better than an empty odbc.ini file.
> > You'll also need to add a post-install target to the ports Makefile,
> > so that it will create the odbc.ini and odbcinst.ini files.
> Basically just mirroring the @exec lines from the plist, right?

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