Subject: Re: Auto-generating PLIST vs. FAKE
To: Marc Espie <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/11/2000 13:44:11
On Mon, 11 Sep 2000, Marc Espie wrote:
> Finding these dependencies can be non-obvious, having a list of all library
> names might be very handy to try a build that would find those errors.

I don't see how having PLISTs around helps with linking against the wrong

And yes, NetBSD's affected by this problem too, in various ways.
One solution you can do is following the FreeBSD model and install all
dependencies in the chroot area, then don't use -L$LOCALBASE/X11BASE.

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>