help w/ port just installing files...

John-Mark Gurney jmg at
Wed Nov 19 00:07:14 UTC 2014

John-Mark Gurney wrote this message on Tue, Nov 18, 2014 at 12:42 -0800:
> John-Mark Gurney wrote this message on Tue, Nov 18, 2014 at 12:35 -0800:
> > John-Mark Gurney wrote this message on Mon, Nov 17, 2014 at 19:31 -0800:
> > > So, I'm trying to get a port that will install the NIST's KAT vectors
> > > so I can write a test program using them...
> > 
> > Ok, so here is a port I'm submitting for reivew so that I can commit it.
> Oops, forgot to run portlist -A on it before submitting... I've fixed
> the direct use of chmod, mkdir and cp...  I moved the MASTER_SITES and
> DISTFILES to the earlier section...
> Now portlint only says:
> WARN: Makefile: [25]: possible use of "${CHMOD}" found. Use @owner/@group operators in pkg-plist instead.
> FATAL: Makefile: extra item "BASE_URL" placed in the PORTNAME section.
> WARN: Makefile: Consider defining LICENSE.
> I can't do much about the CHMOD warning as that is necessary unless we
> want world writable files installed by the package...
> I could move BASE_URL to after the COMMENT, and it would work (because
> make), but I find that less that readable...
> Attached is the new Makefile...

Sorry for the constant emails, learning new things as I go...

> # We want each dist file in it's own subdir
> 		    ${CHMOD} -R a-w ${PORTNAME}/$${}

With the below change, this simply drops the CHMOD to be:


> do-install:
> 	${MKDIR} ${STAGEDIR}${LOCALBASE}/share && \

Is now:
        ${MKDIR} ${STAGEDIR}${LOCALBASE}/share && \

so that proper ownership and modes are automaticly applied...

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