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Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/databases

David Holland <> writes:

> On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 09:12:37AM +0400, Aleksej Saushev wrote:
>  > We do not need any CONFLICTS in packages that either
>  > a) have support staged installation or
>  > b) have static PLIST.
>  > There's no technical justification to keep it.
>  > Package conflict is a fact that is detected automatically already.
> That doesn't help source builds.

This does help source builds, it worked fine so far.

> (This has been pointed out repeatedly before, and always reaches the
> same conclusion. Can we please stop thrashing it?)

Yes, this has been pointed out repeatedly before, and CONFLICTS usage
went down until quite recently when it spiked up.


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