Complicated patching

Matthew Pounsett matt at
Tue May 17 22:23:41 UTC 2011

On 2011/05/17, at 18:07, Olli Hauer wrote:

> there is a way, sample ports:
> dns/djbdns, dns/bind94, mail/postfix (VDA patches) and many more

Thanks for the examples.  I'll dig through those and see what I can glean from them.

> A short description can be found in Mk/
> A longer description can be found in the porters handbook

I've read through the porters handbook, and this page in particular, but didn't see anything that solved my problem.  I'll have another look though.  

Thanks very much!

> Additional you can place a patch without the prefix "patch-"
> into the portname/files directory, then use for example
> .if defined(PATCH_THIS_FOO)
> .endif

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