[csw-maintainers] howto control which files go into which part of split package

Dagobert Michelsen dam at opencsw.org
Wed Jul 15 22:22:28 CEST 2009

Ho John,

Am 15.07.2009 um 18:15 schrieb John Ellson:
> 1.   How can I list the file contents of a .pkg.gz to verify what  
> I've done?

After "gmake package" / "gmake repackage" you can inspect

> 2.   How do I specify the set of files to go into a subpackage, and  
> exclude those same files from the other
> subpackages?
> e.g.   if I have:
>    PKGFILES_CSWgraphviztcl = $(libexecdir_install)/graphviz/tcl/.*
> does that automatically exclude those matched files from the core  
> graphviz package?

Yes. This is documented at
You must also specify that you want to build multiple packages  
documented at

You will usually not use *_install, as the installation goes to $ 
The use of *_install is mostly for internal things.

Jürgen has also spent some effort on a graphviz package and he'll help  
push the package out soon.

Best regards

   -- Dago

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