Subject: Re: Bad definition of USE_LIBTOOL in bsd.pkg.mk
To: Frederick Bruckman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 01/26/2001 15:15:09
On Fri, 26 Jan 2001, Frederick Bruckman wrote:
: > .if make(install-run-depends) || make(fetch-list-recursive) ||
: > make(show-depends-dirs)
: > DEPENDS+= libtool>=1.3.5nb9:../../devel/libtool
: > .endif
: I don't do it, but notice that the ".if make(...)"'s prevent the
: dependency from being registered at install or package time, so it's
: not so bad.
We have to avoid using ".if make()" in bsd.pkg.mk. There are outstanding
complaints as to the ultra-recursion nature of bsd.pkg.mk. We need to
eliminate spots where the "target being made" is referenced, so that
changing some of those recursions into dependencies will be possible.
-- Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org> * Wasabi NetBSD: Run with it.
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