State of the Porters' Handbook

Matthew Seaman m.seaman at
Mon Oct 28 10:14:27 UTC 2013

On 10/28/13 10:03, John Marino wrote:
> If there are files in those directories, they'll be on the plist and
> stage handles them.  I'd have to look up how to create empty directories
> properly.

pkg(8) will just create whatever directories you tell it to. pkg_tools
either has to have am @exec line in the pkg-plist, or you have to create
a zero length file in the directory.  There are examples of both
techniques around the ports tree.



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