mdmg etc

Joshua Root jmr at
Fri Nov 20 19:15:47 PST 2009

On 2009-11-20 07:36, David Cake wrote:
> At 7:15 PM +1100 16/11/09, Joshua Root wrote:
>> On 2009-11-16 17:54, David Cake wrote:
>>>      anyone goy any advice at all on how mdmd, mkg, etc work beyond the
>>>  man page?
>> I can't think of much more to add. What exactly don't you understand?
>     Well, my understanding of what they do is that if you run port mpkg
> portname, for example, you create an mpkg file continging the port and
> all its dependencies. Is this correnct? Because If it does this when I
> run it, it doesn't put it in the directory that I run it in, or any
> other place that I can find.

It's created in the work dir (see `port work <portname>`).

- Josh

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