Gentoo Archives: gentoo-embedded

From: Kfir Lavi <lavi.kfir@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-embedded@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-embedded] quickpkg and PKG_INSTALL_MASK
Date: Sun, 25 Dec 2011 09:35:37
In Reply to: [gentoo-embedded] quickpkg and PKG_INSTALL_MASK by Joakim Tjernlund
On Fri, Dec 23, 2011 at 3:23 PM, Joakim Tjernlund <
joakim.tjernlund@×××××××××.se> wrote:

> > I got the impression from docs that PKG_INSTALL_MASK would actually > mask files out so they never get into the binary package, this doesn't > seem to happen. > Did I misunderstand? If I did, I think an MASK to do the above > would be a worthy addition to quickpkg, very useful for embedded targets > to keep the pkg size down. > Also PKG_INSTALL_KEEP which would list files keep(rest is dropped) would > be nice. > > Oh, something else I wonder about. How does pre/post install work with > quickpkgs? Is it possible to have such scripts and then have qmerge execute > them? > > Jocke > > > Yes, PKG_INSTALL_MASK on time of installation will mask the files defined
in it. Binary package do contain all files, even the masked files. Kfir


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