Subject: Re: changing DEPENDS_TARGET
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Kimmo Suominen <email@example.com>
Date: 07/20/2000 03:33:02
Actually, currently DEPENDS_TARGET defaults to "install", "package"
or "reinstall" depending on the make target. I would like to keep it
defaulting to "package" during a "make package" run, even if it has
this corner-case problem.
firstname.lastname@example.org (Hubert Feyrer) writes:
| right now dependencies are installed via "make $DEPENDS_TARGET", which
| defaults to "install". Now it one of the required pkgs was built but
| subsequently removed, a "make install" will do nothing, esp. not install
| the pkg (again).
| I propose to change this by defaulting DEPENDS_TARGET to "reinstall"
| instead of "install", for obvious reasons.
| Are there any serious objections?
| This would stop problems like the one described in PR pkg/10629 once and
| for all.
| - Hubert
| NetBSD - because Unix isn't just #include <linux.h>, i386, ILP32, ELF, ...!
| |_(_)_ __
| / / | ' \ Kimmo Suominen