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task #4268: improve support for non-conforming source packages

Submitted by:  Claudio Fontana <sick_soul>
Submitted on:  Wed 15 Jun 2005 04:37:27 AM UTC  
 
Should Start On: Wed 15 Jun 2005 12:00:00 AM UTCShould be Finished on: Sun 31 Dec 2006 12:00:00 AM UTC
Priority: 1 - LaterStatus: None
Assigned to: NoneOpen/Closed: Open
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Tue 03 Oct 2006 09:56:03 PM UTC, comment #2:

There is now some support for packages supporting --prefix only (and not DESTDIR), but its use is discouraged (requires --force on the command line, or a confirmation in the GUI).

This works by redirecting prefix, so it does not work with packages with broken prefix handling (for example, packages which substitute prefix directly in the generated Makefile).

Claudio Fontana <sick_soul>
Project Administrator
Mon 05 Sep 2005 11:29:14 PM UTC, comment #1:

I think that we could create another way to manage packages that was't installed by the GNU Source Installer directly.

Leonardo Lopes Pereira <leonardo_lopes>
Wed 15 Jun 2005 04:37:27 AM UTC, original submission:

conforming={
configure script available or generable through autogen.sh or similar,
generated Makefile DESTDIR correctly supported
}

It would be nice to improve support for currently "non-conforming" source packages. At least an installed files list should be possible.

Claudio Fontana <sick_soul>
Project Administrator

 

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