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Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/net/mldonkey-gui

On Sun, Jul 22, 2012 at 08:35:05PM +0200, John Marino wrote:
> On 7/21/2012 11:03, Bernd Ernesti wrote:
> >On Fri, Jul 20, 2012 at 02:13:53PM +0000, John Marino wrote:
> >>Module Name:        pkgsrc
> >>Committed By:       marino
> >>Date:               Fri Jul 20 14:13:53 UTC 2012
> >>
> >>Modified Files:
> >>    pkgsrc/net/mldonkey-gui: Makefile
> >>
> >>Log Message:
> >>net/mldonkey-gui: CONFIGURE_ARGS+= --disable-option-checking
> >>
> >>On DragonFly, this package always halted on the configure stage with the
> >>message, "configure: error: unrecognized options: --with-libintl-prefix"
> >>
> >>We couldn't find the source of this obsolete configure option, it didn't
> >>come from mldonkey and devel/gettext-lib isn't a dependency.  Adding
> >>--disable-option-checking changed allowed this to be a warning rather than
> >>a fatal error and also allows a successful build.
> >>
> >>Background: DragonFly doesn't have libintl in base.
> >
> >It sounds like devel/gettext-lib needs to be added and not working around
> >that by introducing another option.
> >
> >Bernd
> Many, many packages emit "--with-libintl-prefix" unrecognized errors
> on DragonFly, this is the only one set to fail fatally because of
> it.  The Reason NetBSD users aren't seeing it is that libintl is
> part of the base system so I think this configuration option is
> suppressed on that system.
> What probably needs to happen is that all the
> --with/out-libintl-prefix options need to be removed completely as
> modern configure doesn't recognize it.  That's not my decision.  For
> now, putting this configure script to work like all the others that
> use libintl is good enough. It's a pkgsrc problem, not an individual
> package problem.
> And the problem isn't adding devel/gettext-lib is a dependency.
> Imagine the pile of hate I'd get adding an unneeded dependency to a
> package.

Where is the PR?


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