learning about building ports - please help

Csaba Molnar molnarcs at gmail.com
Fri Feb 9 21:07:23 UTC 2007

> Portlint wants you to add the following to the port:
> .if !defined(WITHOUT_NLS)
> USE_GETTEXT=    yes
> PLIST_SUB+=     NLS=""
> .else
> CONFIGURE_ARGS+=--disable-nls
> PLIST_SUB+=     NLS="@comment "
> .endif

I just did that :)

> Then modify the pkg-plist:
> %%NLS%%share/locale/ca_ES/LC_MESSAGES/aquamarine.mo
> %%NLS%%share/locale/zh_TW/LC_MESSAGES/aquamarine.mo

Now I'm beginning to understand how this works (I read about it in the 
porter's handbook, but it makes more sense when trying on a real port). 

> Also remove all of the @dirrmtry share/locale*, and only add the ones
> that are missing from /etc/mtree/BSD.local.mk.
> %%NLS%%@dirrmtry share/locale/zh_TW/LC_MESSAGES
> %%NLS%%@dirrmtry share/locale/zh_TW
> Scot

So, can I assume that anything that mtree -f /etc/mtree/BSD.local.dist outputs 
in /usr/local need not be included in pkg-plist?

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