Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/www/apache
To: James Chacon <>
From: Johnny Lam <>
List: pkgsrc-changes
Date: 02/04/2002 21:19:01
On Tue, Feb 05, 2002 at 06:45:30AM +0200, James Chacon wrote:
> Module Name:	pkgsrc
> Committed By:	jmc
> Date:		Tue Feb  5 04:45:30 UTC 2002
> Modified Files:
> 	pkgsrc/www/apache: Makefile
> Log Message:
> Apache installs apxs which is a perl script so the package needs to depend on
> perl as well.

We've avoided this up till now by adding a BUILD_DEPENDS on perl for packages
that use apxs to build dynamic extension modules (all of the ap-*) packages.
The apache/ file will actually do all of this automatically for
package Makefiles that use it.  I don't believe the apxs script has any
utility other than this purpose.  Do we really need that full dependency on

	-- Johnny Lam <>