DATADIR recorded as a relative path in plist ?

Ganael LAPLANCHE ganael.laplanche at
Wed Feb 2 13:13:46 UTC 2011

On Wed, 02 Feb 2011 12:17:13 +0300, Anonymous wrote


> You cannot define DATADIR that's PREFIX-unsafe without using @cwd.
> And using @cwd makes `-p/-P' options in pkg_add(1) less useful.
> Not sure why portlint even mentions safeness for
> DOCSDIR/EXAMPLESDIR/DATADIR as they were never safe for *user* 
> to override.

Yes, I don't know either. I thought DATADIR could be overridden by users
; thanks for clarifying this.

Best regards,

Ganael LAPLANCHE <ganael.laplanche at> |
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