[games/ofortune] CFT and pending issues

Erich Dollansky erich at alogt.com
Fri Dec 6 03:35:04 UTC 2013


Hi,

On Thu, 5 Dec 2013 22:54:37 +0100
"A.J. 'Fonz' van Werven" <freebsd at skysmurf.nl> wrote:

> A short recap for those of you who are subscribed to freebsd-ports@
> but not freebsd-stable@: when I opened my inbox this morning I found
> a typical WTF thread: the (hardly) "offensive" fortune cookies have
> been kicked out of 10-BETA4. Since I (and many others) find this Just
> Plain Stupid (tm) I created a port to bring some sanity back into
> fortune(6).
> 
> Anyone running FreeBSD 10-BETA4 feel free to test the port and
> comment on it before I file the PR asking for it to be committed.

I just tried. The port does not have any problems for me but fortune
seems to ignore FORTUNE_PATH.
> 
> A shar "patch" can be found here:
> http://www.skysmurf.nl/comp/FreeBSD/files/ofortune.shar
> 
> Or alternatively, a tarball can be found in the same place:
> http://www.skysmurf.nl/comp/FreeBSD/files/ofortune.tar.gz

I used this one.
> 
> To extract the shar file:
> # cd /usr/ports/games
> # sh /path/to/shar-file
> 
> Or alternatively, to extract the tarball:
> # cd /usr/ports/games
> # tar xzvf /path/to/tarball
> 
> Install via your favourite method, e.g.
> 
> # cd /usr/ports/games/ofortune
> # make install

I used the make method.

> or
> # portmaster games/ofortune
> 
> PENDING ISSUES:
> 
> -1-
> It's tentatively called ofortune. If you can think of a better name,
> then by all means shoot.
> 
As already said, fortune-offensive sounds better.

> -2-
> The accompanying webpage is crap. This is no priority ;-)
> 
I did not check it.

> -3-
> I have found the instructions for changing and/or adding to the
> fortune files but haven't tested them yet.
> 
One step after another one.

> -4-
> I wanted to mark the port as IGNORE for versions of FreeBSD prior to
> 10-BETA4. But this breaks stuff (see point 6) and I need to know
> exactly what the version number (OSVERSION) is for 10-BETA4.
> 
> -5-
> Currently the port installs the "offensive" fortunes into
> /usr/local/share/ofortune, requiring every user to add that directory
> to their FORTUNE_PATH (hence the pkg-message). I tried adding an
> OPTION that would install it into the base /usr/share/games/fortune,
> but that again breaks stuff, see point 6.
> 
> -6-
> It appears that for some reason conditionals don't work in the
> Makefile. For your reference, I have added the Makefile below, with
> the parts commented out that I think should work but don't. In both
> cases I get "Malformed conditional" errors. Any thoughts?

I use a very different style in my makefiles and do not see the errors
too.

Thanks for your work.

Erich
> 
> Regards,
> 
> AvW (fonz)
> 
> [begin /usr/ports/games/ofortune/Makefile]
> # $FreeBSD$
> 
> PORTNAME=	ofortune
> PORTVERSION=	0.99.0
> CATEGORIES=	games
> MASTER_SITES=	http://www.skysmurf.nl/comp/FreeBSD/distfiles/
> 
> MAINTAINER=	freebsd at skysmurf.nl
> COMMENT=	The offensive fortune cookies that used to be in base.
> 
> ###
> # This is supposed to work but doesn't.
> ###
> #OPTIONS_DEFINE=	BASE
> #OPTIONS_DEFAULT=
> #BASE_DESC=	To install into the base system rather
> than /usr/local. #
> #.include <bsd.port.options.mk>
> #
> #.if ${PORT_OPTIONS:BASE}
> #DATADIR=	/usr/share/games/fortune
> #.else
> PLIST_DIRS=	${DATADIR}
> #.endif
> 
> PLIST_FILES=	${DATADIR}/fortunes-o \
> 		${DATADIR}/fortunes-o.dat \
> 		${DATADIR}/murphy-o \
> 		${DATADIR}/murphy-o.dat
> 
> NO_BUILD=	yes
> NO_INSTALL=	yes
> 
> ###
> # This is supposed to work but doesn't.
> #
> # 702106 has been copied from an example, I need the right number for
> 10-BETA4. #
> #.if ${OSVERSION} < 702106
> #IGNORE=		For versions prior to 10-BETA4 this is still
> in base. #.endif
> ###
> 
> post-install:
> 	${MKDIR} ${STAGEDIR}${DATADIR}
> 	${INSTALL_DATA} ${WRKSRC}/* ${STAGEDIR}${DATADIR}
> 
> .include <bsd.port.mk>
> [end /usr/ports/games/ofortune/Makefile]
> 



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