Subject: Re: enigmail
To: Jan Danielsson <>
From: Tobias Nygren <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 05/20/2007 11:30:38
On Sun, 20 May 2007 01:34:43 +0200
Jan Danielsson <> wrote:

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> Hello all,
>    Let's say I would want to add enigmail (
> to pkgsrc.. What would be the best way to do that?
>    It requires the thunderbird sources, so it's best to build while
> thunderbird is being built.
> It is possible (or heard of) to add a configuration parameter like:
> PKG_OPTIONS.tb_plugins=enigmail
>   ..which would cause the enigmail plugin to be installed as thunderbird
> is being build.
>    The same would go for gaim-latex, etc.

If possible, i think it's better to make them separate packages.
Even if it means you have to build the entire thunderbird again just
to get a couple of plugin files which you install manually.