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[alpine-devel] Re: Bug in abuild default_doc?

From: Isaac Dunham <>
Date: Sun, 6 Jul 2014 17:57:25 -0700

On Sun, Jul 06, 2014 at 03:04:31PM -0700, Isaac Dunham wrote:
> Hello,
> I ran into this error while trying to create a new package:
> >>> sword-doc*: Preparing subpackage sword-doc...
> >>> ERROR: sword-doc*: Missing /home/idunham/aports/testing/sword/pkg/sword-doc
> >>> ERROR: sword*: prepare_subpackages failed
> >>> ERROR: sword: all failed
> >>> sword: Uninstalling dependencies...
> Looking at default_doc in abuild, I see that it doesn't mkdir $subpkgdir;
> it will fail by default. I'd assume that this is not the intended behavior.
> The workaround is easy (call mkdir then default_doc), but I thought I'd
> mention this.

And it turns out the reason is that the package was installing no
documentation by default, duh.
Sorry for the noise.

But I should have it ready to submit as soon as I test a little more.
Isaac Dunham

Received on Sun Jul 06 2014 - 17:57:25 UTC