[Slackbuilds-users] Question about current package: monit

Bryan Harris bryanlharris at gmail.com
Fri Feb 19 18:01:57 UTC 2016

Oh very nice.  Okay thanks and have a good weekend.


On Fri, Feb 19, 2016 at 12:20 PM, Willy Sudiarto Raharjo
<willysr at slackbuilds.org> wrote:
>> After installing the SBo monit on Slackware and CentOS, I noticed
>> CentOS had a /etc/monit.conf but not Slackware.  When I look in the
>> package list (/var/log/packages/monit...) I don't see it listed.
>> It's provided by the upstream author, only they call it monitrc.  The
>> Red Hat people renamed it to /etc/monit.conf but it looks like the
>> same file.
>> It is listed in the Makefile, but I don't know enough about Makefiles
>> to understand why it's not being included.  I manually did the build
>> steps on my own, and all I got was the executable and the man page in
>> my DESTDIR, nothing more.
>> I guess my question is this.  Is it possible to just update one part
>> of a SBo package?  Since the package already exists I mean.
>> I have not created a SBo package in years but my best guess would be
>> to add a line to the current monit.Slackbuild which would copy monitrc
>> to an appropriate place in the $PKG folder, probably ./etc/monit.conf
>> like the Red Hat people did, and I guess there is something that needs
>> to be done to the doinst.sh script.  Can such a change be made to the
>> current monit on SBo?
> Fixed in my branch and updated to the latest release
> Thanks for the suggestion
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> Willy Sudiarto Raharjo
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