New version of the fakeroot patch
m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk
Tue Dec 15 08:11:05 UTC 2009
Julien Laffaye wrote:
> It will also ensure the quality of the _packages_. For example, if the
> port create an empty folder, it's common that the package forget to
> create it.
Uh -- is it actually possible to create an empty directory when installing from
a pkg tarball?
I ran into this problem with the phpMyAdmin port, and the only good way I found
to solve it was to add a stub file into any empty directories. You could use a
post install script or an mtree file, but that seems like overkill for such a
Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 7 Priory Courtyard
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