STAGE problem

Paul Schmehl pschmehl_lists at
Wed Dec 11 18:18:57 UTC 2013

--On December 11, 2013 5:59:36 PM +0100 Michael Gmelin <freebsd at> 

> On Wed, 11 Dec 2013 10:47:34 -0600
> Paul Schmehl <pschmehl_lists at> wrote:
>> I'm working on updating the devel/liblognorm port.  I've run into a
>> problem that I believe is related to STAGE.  When I run make install
>> I get the following error:
>> ===>  Building package for liblognorm-1.0.0
>> Creating package
>> /usr/ports/devel/liblognorm-update/liblognorm/work/liblognorm-1.0.0.tbz
>> Registering depends: json-c-0.11 libestr-0.1.5.
>> Creating bzip'd tar ball in
>> '/usr/ports/devel/liblognorm-update/liblognorm/work/liblognorm-1.0.0.tbz'
>> tar: lib/ Cannot stat: No such file or directory
>> tar: Error exit delayed from previous errors.
>> pkg_create: make_dist: tar command failed with code 256
>> *** [do-package] Error code 1
>> Stop in /usr/ports/devel/liblognorm-update/liblognorm.
>> exists in the stagedir:
>> /usr/ports/devel/liblognorm-update/liblognorm]# find . -name
>> ./work/liblognorm-1.0.0/src/.libs/
>> ./work/stage/usr/local/lib/
>> If I add NO_STAGE=  yes to the Makefile, the port builds and installs
>> fine.
>> Why is stage appending the .0?  How do I resolve this problem?
>> (Obviously adding NO_STAGE= yes is not the answer!)
> What's in plist?

Thanks.  That was the problem.  Should have thought of it myself.

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