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Re: pkg/52922: devel/gmake: enable guile integration

The following reply was made to PR pkg/52922; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Vitaly Magerya <>
Subject: Re: pkg/52922: devel/gmake: enable guile integration
Date: Sat, 13 Jan 2018 01:52:00 +0100

 >  We can't enable that. guile20 itself uses gmake to build, so this
 >  would introduce a cyclic dependency.
 Hm. You're right about the circular dependency.
 I wonder how it's handled in e.g. Fedora or Arch, where there's only one
 package, and it includes Guile support by default.
 >  I'm not sure what the guile support does, but you'll need to create a
 >  separate package for that.
 Would such a package need to conflict with devel/make then? If so, would
 building it (i.e. 'bmake install') work?

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