emulators/virtualbox-ose-additions 6.1.18 fails to build while compiling mount_vboxfs.c

parv/freebsd parv.0zero9+freebsd at gmail.com
Tue Mar 16 00:38:35 UTC 2021

On Mon, Mar 15, 2021 at 2:16 PM parv/freebsd wrote:

> I suspect when the build of virtualbox-ose-additions was running, the
> source
> tree might have not have been at "stable/12" branch. After making sure that
> the tree is indeed at "stable/12", build, and thus install, had succeeded.
> A "make package" had failed due to missing "$WRKSRC/../.metadir", which it
> is.
> Why?

Sorry, what failed was "make install package" due to above missing
A separate "make package" command after the previous command resulted in
the package being built. But stored in $WRKSRC/pkg, not anywhere in

  - parv

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