How to insall hard link to system (base) file in port with stage support?

Larry Rosenman ler at
Tue Mar 11 19:40:07 UTC 2014

On 2014-03-11 10:12, Lev Serebryakov wrote:
> Hello, Alexander.
> You wrote 11 марта 2014 г., 12:49:01:
> AY> BTW, there is Perl which make symlink in /usr/bin to itself, and 
> I'm sure
> AY> that there other places where something need to be symlinked/copied 
> from
> AY> package files into base hier directories.
> AY> Maybe there could be made appropriate framework in ports mk files + 
> pkg ?
> AY> Something like
> AY> BASE_SYMLINKS += sourcefile-in-stage-dir:target-path-in-base
> AY> BASE_COPYFILES += sourcefile-in-stage-dir:target-path-in-base
>  Please note, that I need hard link.
You are going to have a hard time with that on some systems.

I have /usr/local and /usr as separate file systems.......

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