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authorFernando Apesteguía <fernape@FreeBSD.org>2023-08-26 17:00:12 +0000
committerFernando Apesteguía <fernape@FreeBSD.org>2023-08-29 11:10:45 +0000
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[phb]: Clarify pkg-plist items order
PR: 233697 Reported by: salvadore@ Reviewed by: carlavilla@, ceri@ Differential Revision: https://reviews.freebsd.org/D41624
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diff --git a/documentation/content/en/books/porters-handbook/quick-porting/_index.adoc b/documentation/content/en/books/porters-handbook/quick-porting/_index.adoc
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--- a/documentation/content/en/books/porters-handbook/quick-porting/_index.adoc
+++ b/documentation/content/en/books/porters-handbook/quick-porting/_index.adoc
@@ -149,6 +149,8 @@ Refer to the man:pkg-create[8] manual page for details on the packing list.
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It is recommended to keep all the filenames in this file sorted alphabetically.
It will make verifying changes when upgrading the port much easier.
+The sorting should be applied after variable expansion takes place.
+The framework does this correctly when the package list is crossref:plist[plist-autoplist,generated automatically].
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