make package-noinstall does not include rc.d scripts?

Dominic Fandrey kamikaze at
Sun Feb 21 08:12:19 UTC 2010

On 20/02/2010 16:55, Christer Solskogen wrote:
> Hi!
> I've just discovered the make option "make package-noinstall" which
> makes a tbz in /usr/ports/packages from a already installed package.
> But I've also found a bug(?) with that option. The package it creates
> seems not to include rc.d script which will be included if you use
> "make package"
> I've tried this now with two ports (stunnel and mysql51-server) - but
> I guess that it will happen to other ports as well.

Does the same problem appear with "pkg_create -b"? I'd expect such a
target simply calling that and if that would be broken it would
affect the use of almost every package maintenance tool for the
FreeBSD ports.

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