[arch-general] Referencing $srcdir in PKGBUILD?
kumyco at konnichi.com
Tue Aug 17 05:11:11 EDT 2010
On 17/08/10 10:15, Allan McRae wrote:
> On 17/08/10 19:05, Magnus Therning wrote:
>> Lately my PKGBUILDs result in a warning when building:
>> ==> WARNING: Package contains reference to $srcdir
>> It's a bit confusing, since PKGBUILD(5) has the following to say about
>> This points to the directory where makepkg extracts or
>> copies all source files.
>> What should I do to get rid of the warning?
> grep your files in your package for $srcdir (the actual value...). If it
> is not in a config file or RPATH or the like, you can probably ignore it.
Please make sure you are 100% sure it can be ignored though. I've come
across cases where symlinks in (e.g in /usr/lib) pointed to the $srcdir
which cause confusing problems later on.
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