Subject: Re: ports FLAVORS on pkgsrc (and postfix)
To: Daniel Bolgheroni <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Quentin Garnier <email@example.com>
Date: 01/23/2007 21:15:57
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On Tue, Jan 23, 2007 at 05:57:15PM +0000, Daniel Bolgheroni wrote:
> are there any options on pkgsrc to what OpenBSD calls FLAVORS? If not,
> are there any plans to include it?
> I'm asking because of problems regarding Postfix support for SASL2. I
> compiled postfix-current, which do not have SASL2 support by default. It
> would be nice to have something like FLAVORS to do this job rather than
> modifying Makefile manually.
You haven't had to edit the Makefile manually for as long as I can
remember. In the old days you had to set specific variables in mk.conf,
but nowadays you have the whole options framework.
Try "make show-options" someday...
> How to use the binaries of Postfix installed in /usr/pkg/sbin instead of
> using the ones in /usr/sbin?
> And, just to finish, why postfix AND sendmail are included in NetBSD by
Why not? Besides, 4.0 won't.
Quentin Garnier - firstname.lastname@example.org - cube@NetBSD.org
"You could have made it, spitting out benchmarks
Owe it to yourself not to fail"
Amplifico, Spitting Out Benchmarks, Hometakes Vol. 2, 2005.
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