On Mon, Nov 26, 2007 at 11:52:31AM +0700, Olivier Nicole wrote: > Hi, > > > > How can I incorporate my patch into the portupgrade system, so that an > > > upgrade of Xpdf will apply my patch? If I download the bzip file, > > > apply the patch, re-bzip the sources, and then try to force an > > > upgrade, the checksum fails (as expected). > > > > > > How does one do thes properly? > > > > It's actually much easier than in Linux, since the ports system already > > has to do this. Each port has a files directory into which you can put > > patches, which will get applied automatically each time you build. See > > the porter's handbook for details: > > But wouldn't that personnal patch file be erased by next cvsup of the > ports?
Not if you 'chflags schg,sunlnk' it. Roland -- R.F.Smith http://www.xs4all.nl/~rsmith/ [plain text _non-HTML_ PGP/GnuPG encrypted/signed email much appreciated] pgp: 1A2B 477F 9970 BA3C 2914 B7CE 1277 EFB0 C321 A725 (KeyID: C321A725)
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