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

Dominic Fandrey kamikaze at
Sun Feb 21 11:01:54 UTC 2010

On 21/02/2010 11:02, Dominic Fandrey wrote:
> On 21/02/2010 10:47, Christer Solskogen wrote:
>> On Sun, Feb 21, 2010 at 10:44 AM, Dominic Fandrey <kamikaze at> wrote:
>>> So the right solution might be for the "package-noinstall" target to
>>> use "pkg_create -b" and additionally create the symlinks.
>>> I do not like have different code for doing the same thing in this
>>> context.
>> Does the target 'package' use pkg_create?
> Yes it does.

More precisely, do-package does.

> I have a patch that should do the trick. Would you be so kind to test
> it?
> If it does, please open a PR and post the number here. wxs and I can
> post our patches there and portmgr can decide.

After testing my patch to my satisfaction I went ahead and opened a PR:

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