Subject: Re: pkg/33028: cfengine2 on Solaris needs flex, not lex
To: Lloyd Parkes <Lloyd.Parkes@ird.govt.nz>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/07/2006 20:05:01
On Wed, 8 Mar 2006, Lloyd Parkes wrote:
> > Maybe use instead:
> > USE_TOOLS+= flex
> That seems to work fine.
> I'm normally a bit wary of forcing the use of a particular implementation of a
> utility (who needs so sit and watch software build when the OS tools work
I know what you mean. At least on NetBSD, the flex and lex are identical
and in the base install, so USE_TOOLS+=flex won't install anything extra.
Also using USE_TOOLS instead of BUILD_DEPENDS helps by using the
> but as far as I know, there are only two implementations of lex, and
> only one of them works for cfengine2.
Jeremy C. Reed
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