shells/bash-static fails to package/deinstall cleanly

Doug Barton dougb at
Thu Dec 26 07:52:51 UTC 2013

Please don't remove people from the CC line. I copied the maintainer on 

On 12/25/2013 11:40 PM, clutton wrote:
> On Wed, 2013-12-25 at 22:06 -0800, Doug Barton wrote:
>> The problem is that the bash.1 and bashbugs.1 man pages do not get
>> compressed, and therefore the package fails. If I add a MAN1 variable to
>> the Makefile with those pages listed, it works.
>> Doug
>  From
> MAN*/MANLANG/MLINKS now useless
> manpage compression/uncompression is now automatically handled by the
> framework if you use stagedir.

... and yet, that's not what happened here. Hence the problem report.

> Take a look at my port: multimedia/ffmpegthumbnailer
> I believe I did it right :)

It's not my port, which is why I CCed the maintainer.


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