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authorrillig <rillig>2008-01-02 14:23:40 +0000
committerrillig <rillig>2008-01-02 14:23:40 +0000
commit1f4cecbc9e825ac948943b9d228f5ddd1ef4289a (patch)
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diff --git a/doc/pkgsrc.html b/doc/pkgsrc.html
index cb460550a82..d2ee784868c 100644
--- a/doc/pkgsrc.html
+++ b/doc/pkgsrc.html
@@ -562,14 +562,14 @@ pkgsrc provides the following key features:
<p>The following principles are basic to pkgsrc:</p>
<div class="itemizedlist"><ul type="disc">
<li><p>&#8220;<span class="quote">It should only work if it's right.</span>&#8221;
-&#8212; That means, if a package contains bugs, it's better to find
+&mdash; That means, if a package contains bugs, it's better to find
them and to complain about them rather than to just install the package
and hope that it works. There are numerous checks in pkgsrc that try to
find such bugs: Static analysis tools (<a href="ftp://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/pkgsrc/current/pkgsrc/pkgtools/pkglint/README.html" target="_top"><code class="filename">pkgtools/pkglint</code></a>), build-time checks (portability
of shell scripts), and post-installation checks (installed files,
references to shared libraries, script interpreters).</p></li>
<li><p>&#8220;<span class="quote">If it works, it should work everywhere</span>&#8221;
-&#8212; Like NetBSD has been ported to many hardware architectures,
+&mdash; Like NetBSD has been ported to many hardware architectures,
pkgsrc has been ported to many operating systems. Care is taken that
packages behave the same on all platforms.</p></li>
</ul></div>
@@ -2169,7 +2169,7 @@ works.</p>
can be NFS-mounted while <code class="filename">${WRKOBJDIR}</code>
is local to every architecture. (It should be noted that
<code class="varname">PKGSRCDIR</code> should not be set by the user
- &#8212; it is an internal definition which refers to the
+ &mdash; it is an internal definition which refers to the
root of the pkgsrc tree. It is possible to have many
pkgsrc tree instances.)</p></li>
<li><p><code class="varname">LOCALPATCHES</code>:
@@ -2369,6 +2369,10 @@ LDFLAGS+= -your -linkerflags
PKG_DEFAULT_OPTIONS= -arts -dvdread -esound
PKG_OPTIONS.kdebase= debug -sasl
PKG_OPTIONS.apache= suexec </pre>
+<p>It is important to note that options that were specifically
+ suggested by the package maintainer must be explicitely removed if
+ you do not wish to include the option. If you are unsure you can view
+ the current state with <span class="command"><strong>make show-options</strong></span>.</p>
<p>The following settings are consulted in the order given, and
the last setting that selects or disables an option is
used:</p>
@@ -2786,7 +2790,7 @@ fi
</li>
<li>
<p><code class="filename">/usr/src</code> (system sources,
- e. g. for <a href="ftp://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/pkgsrc/current/pkgsrc/sysutils/aperture/README.html" target="_top"><code class="filename">sysutils/aperture</code></a>):</p>
+ e.&nbsp;g. for <a href="ftp://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/pkgsrc/current/pkgsrc/sysutils/aperture/README.html" target="_top"><code class="filename">sysutils/aperture</code></a>):</p>
<pre class="screen"><code class="prompt">#</code> <strong class="userinput"><code>ln -s ../disk1/cvs .</code></strong>
<code class="prompt">#</code> <strong class="userinput"><code>ln -s cvs/src-2.0 src</code></strong></pre>
</li>
@@ -4341,8 +4345,7 @@ converters games mbone print x11
<div class="itemizedlist"><ul type="disc">
<li><p>Patches that replace the <code class="literal">==</code>
operator for <a class="citerefentry" href="http://netbsd.gw.com/cgi-bin/man-cgi?test+1+NetBSD-current"><span class="citerefentry"><span class="refentrytitle">test</span>(1)</span></a> with <code class="literal">=</code> in shell scripts
- should contain a reference to , to avoid
- redundant explanations.</p></li>
+ are so common that they don't need a comment at all.</p></li>
<li><p>Patches for commonly known vulnerabilities should
mention the vulnerability ID (CAN, CVE).</p></li>
<li><p>Patches that change source code should mention the
@@ -4425,7 +4428,7 @@ PATCHDIR= ${.CURDIR}/../xemacs/patches
specific <span class="emphasis"><em>features</em></span> you need. For example,
instead of assuming that kqueue is available under NetBSD and
using the <code class="varname">__NetBSD__</code> macro to conditionalize
- kqueue support, add a check that detects kqueue itself &#8212;
+ kqueue support, add a check that detects kqueue itself &mdash;
yes, this generally involves patching the
<span class="command"><strong>configure</strong></span> script. There is absolutely nothing
that prevents some OSes from adopting interfaces from other OSes
@@ -4796,7 +4799,7 @@ correct:
operate on the words, others operate on the string as a whole. When
a string is split into words, it is split as you would expect
it from <a class="citerefentry" href="http://netbsd.gw.com/cgi-bin/man-cgi?sh+1+NetBSD-current"><span class="citerefentry"><span class="refentrytitle">sh</span>(1)</span></a>.</p>
-<p>No rule without exception&#8212;the <span class="command"><strong>.for</strong></span>
+<p>No rule without exception&mdash;the <span class="command"><strong>.for</strong></span>
loop does not follow the shell quoting rules but splits at sequences
of whitespace.</p>
<p>There are several types of variables that should be handled
@@ -6841,6 +6844,15 @@ ${FETCH_CMD} ${FETCH_BEFORE_ARGS} ${site}${file} ${FETCH_AFTER_ARGS}
<code class="varname">USE_X11BASE</code> instead.) You can add variables to
xmkmf's environment by adding them to the
<code class="varname">SCRIPTS_ENV</code> variable.</p>
+<p>If the program uses <code class="filename">cmake</code>
+ for configuration, the appropriate steps can be invoked by
+ setting <code class="varname">USE_CMAKE</code> to &#8220;<span class="quote">yes</span>&#8221;.
+ You can add variables to cmake's environment by adding them to the
+ <code class="varname">CONFIGURE_ENV</code> variable and arguments to cmake
+ by adding them to the <code class="varname">CMAKE_ARGS</code> variable.
+ The top directory argument is given by the
+ <code class="varname">CMAKE_ARG_PATH</code> variable, that defaults to
+ &#8220;<span class="quote">.</span>&#8221; (relative to <code class="varname">CONFIGURE_DIRS</code>)</p>
<p>If there is no configure step at all, set
<code class="varname">NO_CONFIGURE</code> to &#8220;<span class="quote">yes</span>&#8221;.</p>
</div>
@@ -7452,7 +7464,7 @@ TOOLS_PLATFORM.true?= true # shell builtin
<tbody>
<tr class="question">
<td align="left" valign="top">
-<a name="tools.new"></a><a name="id2727525"></a><p><b>18.4.1.</b></p>
+<a name="tools.new"></a><a name="id2727593"></a><p><b>18.4.1.</b></p>
</td>
<td align="left" valign="top"><p>How do I add a new tool?</p></td>
</tr>
@@ -7462,7 +7474,7 @@ TOOLS_PLATFORM.true?= true # shell builtin
</tr>
<tr class="question">
<td align="left" valign="top">
-<a name="tools.listall"></a><a name="id2727534"></a><p><b>18.4.2.</b></p>
+<a name="tools.listall"></a><a name="id2727671"></a><p><b>18.4.2.</b></p>
</td>
<td align="left" valign="top"><p>How do I get a list of all available
tools?</p></td>
@@ -7473,7 +7485,7 @@ TOOLS_PLATFORM.true?= true # shell builtin
</tr>
<tr class="question">
<td align="left" valign="top">
-<a name="tools.used"></a><a name="id2727545"></a><p><b>18.4.3.</b></p>
+<a name="tools.used"></a><a name="id2727682"></a><p><b>18.4.3.</b></p>
</td>
<td align="left" valign="top"><p>How can I get a list of all the tools that a
package is using while being built? I want to know whether it
@@ -9474,7 +9486,7 @@ do?</a>
<tbody>
<tr class="question">
<td align="left" valign="top">
-<a name="devfaq.makeflags"></a><a name="id2733352"></a><p><b>22.1.</b></p>
+<a name="devfaq.makeflags"></a><a name="id2733489"></a><p><b>22.1.</b></p>
</td>
<td align="left" valign="top"><p>What is the difference between
<code class="varname">MAKEFLAGS</code>, <code class="varname">.MAKEFLAGS</code> and
@@ -9490,7 +9502,7 @@ do?</a>
</tr>
<tr class="question">
<td align="left" valign="top">
-<a name="devfaq.make"></a><a name="id2733390"></a><p><b>22.2.</b></p>
+<a name="devfaq.make"></a><a name="id2733527"></a><p><b>22.2.</b></p>
</td>
<td align="left" valign="top"><p>What is the difference between
<code class="varname">MAKE</code>, <code class="varname">GMAKE</code> and
@@ -9508,7 +9520,7 @@ do?</a>
</tr>
<tr class="question">
<td align="left" valign="top">
-<a name="devfaq.cc"></a><a name="id2733431"></a><p><b>22.3.</b></p>
+<a name="devfaq.cc"></a><a name="id2733568"></a><p><b>22.3.</b></p>
</td>
<td align="left" valign="top"><p>What is the difference between
<code class="varname">CC</code>, <code class="varname">PKG_CC</code> and
@@ -9526,7 +9538,7 @@ do?</a>
</tr>
<tr class="question">
<td align="left" valign="top">
-<a name="devfaq.bl3flags"></a><a name="id2733470"></a><p><b>22.4.</b></p>
+<a name="devfaq.bl3flags"></a><a name="id2733607"></a><p><b>22.4.</b></p>
</td>
<td align="left" valign="top"><p>What is the difference between
<code class="varname">BUILDLINK_LDFLAGS</code>,
@@ -9539,7 +9551,7 @@ do?</a>
</tr>
<tr class="question">
<td align="left" valign="top">
-<a name="devfaq.bl3prefix"></a><a name="id2733491"></a><p><b>22.5.</b></p>
+<a name="devfaq.bl3prefix"></a><a name="id2733627"></a><p><b>22.5.</b></p>
</td>
<td align="left" valign="top"><p>Why does <span class="command"><strong>make show-var
VARNAME=BUILDLINK_PREFIX.<em class="replaceable"><code>foo</code></em></strong></span>
@@ -9555,7 +9567,7 @@ do?</a>
</tr>
<tr class="question">
<td align="left" valign="top">
-<a name="devfaq.master_sites"></a><a name="id2733521"></a><p><b>22.6.</b></p>
+<a name="devfaq.master_sites"></a><a name="id2733657"></a><p><b>22.6.</b></p>
</td>
<td align="left" valign="top"><p>What does
<code class="literal">${MASTER_SITE_SOURCEFORGE:=package/}</code> mean? I
@@ -9579,7 +9591,7 @@ do?</a>
</tr>
<tr class="question">
<td align="left" valign="top">
-<a name="devfaq.mailinglists"></a><a name="id2733597"></a><p><b>22.7.</b></p>
+<a name="devfaq.mailinglists"></a><a name="id2733734"></a><p><b>22.7.</b></p>
</td>
<td align="left" valign="top"><p>Which mailing lists are there for package
developers?</p></td>
@@ -9604,7 +9616,7 @@ do?</a>
</tr>
<tr class="question">
<td align="left" valign="top">
-<a name="devfaq.documentation"></a><a name="id2733636"></a><p><b>22.8.</b></p>
+<a name="devfaq.documentation"></a><a name="id2733772"></a><p><b>22.8.</b></p>
</td>
<td align="left" valign="top"><p>Where is the pkgsrc
documentation?</p></td>
@@ -9652,7 +9664,7 @@ do?</a>
</tr>
<tr class="question">
<td align="left" valign="top">
-<a name="devfaq.too-much-time"></a><a name="id2733698"></a><p><b>22.9.</b></p>
+<a name="devfaq.too-much-time"></a><a name="id2733902"></a><p><b>22.9.</b></p>
</td>
<td align="left" valign="top"><p>I have a little time to kill. What shall I
do?</p></td>
@@ -9668,7 +9680,7 @@ anyway.</p>
will tell you about newer versions of installed packages that are
available, but not yet updated in pkgsrc.</p></li>
<li><p>Browse <code class="filename">pkgsrc/doc/TODO</code>
- &#8212; it contains a list of suggested new packages and a list of
+ &mdash; it contains a list of suggested new packages and a list of
cleanups and enhancements for pkgsrc that would be nice to
have.</p></li>
<li><p>Review packages for which review was requested on
@@ -10186,8 +10198,8 @@ CFLAGS+= -Wall
<a name="infr.design.intf.proc"></a>24.5.1. Procedures with parameters</h3></div></div></div>
<p>In a traditional imperative programming language some of
the <code class="filename">.mk</code> files could be described as
- procedures. They take some input parameters and&#8212;after
- inclusion&#8212;provide a result in output parameters. Since all
+ procedures. They take some input parameters and&mdash;after
+ inclusion&mdash;provide a result in output parameters. Since all
variables in <code class="filename">Makefile</code>s have global scope
care must be taken not to use parameter names that have already
another meaning. For example, <code class="varname">PKGNAME</code> is a
diff --git a/doc/pkgsrc.txt b/doc/pkgsrc.txt
index 759003c9874..b61a0c71af6 100644
--- a/doc/pkgsrc.txt
+++ b/doc/pkgsrc.txt
@@ -2048,6 +2048,11 @@ PKG_DEFAULT_OPTIONS= -arts -dvdread -esound
PKG_OPTIONS.kdebase= debug -sasl
PKG_OPTIONS.apache= suexec
+It is important to note that options that were specifically suggested by the
+package maintainer must be explicitely removed if you do not wish to include
+the option. If you are unsure you can view the current state with make
+show-options.
+
The following settings are consulted in the order given, and the last setting
that selects or disables an option is used:
@@ -3791,7 +3796,7 @@ After that, there should be a comment for each change that the patch does.
There are a number of standard cases:
* Patches that replace the == operator for test(1) with = in shell scripts
- should contain a reference to , to avoid redundant explanations.
+ are so common that they don't need a comment at all.
* Patches for commonly known vulnerabilities should mention the vulnerability
ID (CAN, CVE).
@@ -5791,6 +5796,13 @@ installed in ${X11PREFIX} but xmkmf not being run, set USE_X11BASE instead.)
You can add variables to xmkmf's environment by adding them to the SCRIPTS_ENV
variable.
+If the program uses cmake for configuration, the appropriate steps can be
+invoked by setting USE_CMAKE to "yes". You can add variables to cmake's
+environment by adding them to the CONFIGURE_ENV variable and arguments to cmake
+by adding them to the CMAKE_ARGS variable. The top directory argument is given
+by the CMAKE_ARG_PATH variable, that defaults to "." (relative to
+CONFIGURE_DIRS)
+
If there is no configure step at all, set NO_CONFIGURE to "yes".
17.12. The build phase