dillon at apollo.backplane.com
Wed Jul 7 09:30:55 PDT 2004
:Justin C. Sherrill wrote:
:> If someone uses whereis to find a port, and an override exists in dfports,
:> whereis will only list the port, not the override.
:> Is there any objection to adding "/usr/dfports" to the search paths for
:> whereis in /src/usr.bin/whereis/pathnames.h ?
:since the system will build the overide automagically why would you need
:to? the dragonfly ports should be for the most part hidden from the
:user, except for the overide message when the port is built.
Hmm. True, but on the otherhand it is useful to know that a port
*has* an override and adding the directory would cause whereis to
return both. I think this is useful so, yes, go ahead and add
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