# Gentoo Archives: gentoo-pms

From: "Michał Górny" gentoo-pms@l.g.o "Michał Górny" [gentoo-pms] [PATCH] ebuild-env-vars: Allow FILESDIR to be a shadow directory Thu, 16 Mar 2017 20:41:55 20170316204145.26931-1-mgorny@gentoo.org
 1 Rephrase the wording for FILESDIR to indicate that it does not to be 2 the original files/ directory in the repository. It just needs to be 3 some directory containing the files from that directory. 4 --- 5 ebuild-env-vars.tex | 8 ++++---- 6 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-) 7 8 diff --git a/ebuild-env-vars.tex b/ebuild-env-vars.tex 9 index 99e13cf..6b74d90 100644 10 --- a/ebuild-env-vars.tex 11 +++ b/ebuild-env-vars.tex 12 @@ -87,10 +87,10 @@ variable. 13 \t{src\_*}, global~scope\footnote{Not necessarily present when installing from a binary package. 14 Ebuilds must not access the directory in global scope.} & 15 No & 16 - The full path to the package's files directory, used for small support files or patches. 17 - See section~\ref{sec:package-dirs}. May or may not exist; if a repository provides no support 18 - files for the package in question then an ebuild must be prepared for the situation where 19 - \t{FILESDIR} points to a non-existent directory. \\ 20 + The full path to a directory where the files from the package's files directory (used for 21 + small support files or patches) are available. See section~\ref{sec:package-dirs}. May or may 22 + not exist; if a repository provides no support files for the package in question then an ebuild 23 + must be prepared for the situation where \t{FILESDIR} points to a non-existent directory. \\ 24 \t{DISTDIR} & 25 Ditto & 26 No & 27 -- 28 2.12.0