Subject: Re: (un)gif [was: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc]
To: None <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/26/2000 05:18:22
On Sat, 26 Feb 2000 wrote:
> 	mmm... how should we write dependency between package in this case?
> 	we have graphics/giflib (uses patented compression algorithm)
> 	and graphics/libungif (does not use patented algorithm) to pick from...

depend on graphics/libungif. The presence of will just make
configure scripts etc. not break any longer. So far we've patched several
packages to look for instead of, but that's not good
to maintain.

 - Hubert

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