Subject: Re: pkg/32733: shared-mime-info buildlink pkg-config wrapper doesn't find all modules
To: None <>
From: Jussi Liukkonen <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 02/04/2006 20:22:04
On 4.2.2006, at 19:55, wrote:

>  Do you mean you want to use a native
>  package instead of the pkgsrc one and it doesn't pick up the  
> pkgconfig
>  file of the native one?

Exactly. The point of pkgconfig is to make things like this (using  
modules installed in various places) easy by encapsulating the build  
parameters behind a well-known abstraction. Not utilizing it sort of  
defeats the purpose of the mechanism (as well as breaks pkgsrc's