updating alpine port to new version (as a maintainer)

Marco Beishuizen mbeis at xs4all.nl
Sat Jan 17 19:49:54 UTC 2015

On Sat, 17 Jan 2015, the wise Kurt Jaeger wrote:

> I normally proceed by moving all non-applying patches into a seperate 
> directory and try if the build works:
> cd ~/myp/mail/alpine mkdir OLD mv files/patch-alpine__alpine.c OLD/
> # and retry rm -rf work && make check-plist
> If the patch is required (but different), one has to dig into the code 
> and find out what needs to change for the code to build.

After removing 5 patches the make check-plist now hangs at:

===>  License APACHE20 accepted by the user
===>  Found saved configuration for alpine-2.11_2
===>   alpine-2.20 depends on file: /usr/local/sbin/pkg - found
===> Fetching all distfiles required by alpine-2.20 for building
===>  Extracting for alpine-2.20
=> SHA256 Checksum OK for alpine-2.20/alpine-2.20.tar.xz.
=> SHA256 Checksum OK for alpine-2.20/maildir.patch.gz.
===>  Patching for alpine-2.20
===>  Applying distribution patches for alpine-2.20
===>  Applying FreeBSD patches for alpine-2.20
cp: /home/marco/tmp/alpine/work/alpine-2.20/doc/tech-notes.txt: No such 
file or directory
*** Error code 1

The file tech-notes.txt is not in /doc/, but in /doc/tech-notes/. Where 
can I change this?


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