[Slackbuilds-users] Orphaned slackbuilds and kqemu.SlackBuild

David Woodfall dave at unrealize.co.uk
Tue Sep 8 13:34:00 UTC 2009

On (21:41 06/09/09), Marco Pessotto <melmothx at gmail.com> put forth the proposition:
>Dear list, 
>as usual, thanks for you great work. 
>I'm forced by the life, the universe and everything to drop the
>maintenance of my previously submitted slackbuilds: scid, Phalanx,
>polyglot and toga2. 
>I use this email to make you notice a "problem" in the kqemu slackbuild,
>which can be easily fixed. 
>make install in the kqemu package simply exec the install.sh, which in
>turn copy the .ko in the modules' tree and execute depmod -a. This
>script is edited on-the-fly by the slackbuild, which doesn't remove
>the depmod -a (useless because the module isn't dropped in the kernel
>modules tree). Anyway, this prevents the slackbuild to be executed as
>user with a chown root:root at the very end.  
>This could be the patch:
>--- kqemu.SlackBuild.orig       2009-09-06 21:33:18.000000000 +0200
>+++ kqemu.SlackBuild    2009-09-06 21:33:57.000000000 +0200
>@@ -69,6 +69,7 @@
> make
> sed -i "s%/lib%\$PKG/lib%" install.sh
>+sed -i "/^\/sbin\/depmod -a/d" install.sh
> PKG=$TMP/package-$PRGNAM make install
> mkdir -p $PKG/usr/doc/$PRGNAM-$VERSION

Hi Marco,

Thanks for the heads-up. I will look at this.

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Don't look back, the lemmings are gaining on you.
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