Subject: Re: freetype-lib and dependent packages
To: Johnny C. Lam <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/24/2000 19:06:48
On Mon, 24 Jul 2000, Johnny C. Lam wrote:
> 	DEPENDS+=	freetype-lib-*:../../graphics/freetype-lib
> then a binary package built with freetype-lib-1.3.1 will "match"
> dependencies against freetype-lib-1.2.1, but will fail to work since
> it has the wrong version of the freetype library.  Should all
> dependent packages now be changed to use:
> 	DEPENDS+=	freetype-lib-1.3*:../../graphics/freetype-lib

How about:
DEPENDS+=       freetype-lib>=1.3:../../graphics/freetype-lib

 - Hubert

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