Subject: Re: pkg/6386: pkglibtool package
To: None <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 10/31/1998 23:42:36
On Sat, 31 Oct 1998 wrote:

: 	When installing the Gnome-core package the dependacy pkglibtool
: 	was required, and installed pkglibtool as pkglibtool, however
: 	gnome-core and other packages it was dependant on looked for
: 	libtool. My quick hack was to create a link from pkglibtool to
: 	libtool.

Packages are supposed to look for pkglibtool, and this is defined in the
LIBTOOL= line in  (Is your fairly up to date?)

: 	That is, should pkglibtool be looked for instead of libtool, or
: 	the other way around?

Yes.  The libtool ("glibtool") pkg is the generic libtool pkg, which is not
the same thing.

-- Todd Vierling (Personal; Bus.