Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc
To: Johnny C. Lam <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/09/2000 23:35:07
On Sun, 9 Apr 2000, Johnny C. Lam wrote:
> 	1) gsx11 -> gs, and gs -> gsnoX/gstty (any other good names??)

I think I like gstty :-)

> 	2) Make gs a shell script that parses its arguments looking for
> 	   -sDEVICE=x11* and calls ${PREFIX}/libexec/[gs|gsx11]
> 	   appropriately.
> Which is better?

The first. It involves less magic, and only affects the few people that
object to install X libs on their system. It's also a bit faster.

 - Hubert

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