Subject: Re: python makefile stuff
To: Johnny C. Lam <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/08/2001 10:50:05
	How about a mk/ which could be included by individual

		David/absolute		-- No hype required --

On Mon, 7 May 2001, Johnny C. Lam wrote:

> Murray Armfield <> writes:
> >
> > Hi folks,
> >            Just a quickie; is there any effort / interest in moving the
> > python makefile include stuff from lang/python/ to
> I don't believe so.  It's not hard to include
> ../../lang/python/ in your own packages, and changes to
> just this one file won't affect all other packages as it would if the
> changes had to be made to  The perl5 code was integrated
> into, but if I had to do it again, I'd separate it out into
> a new file to be included by p5-module packages.
> > Currently I use my own pkgsrc area as well as NetBSD's but for python
> > dependancies I need a copy of this as well as Can it
> > be consolidated?
> I face similar problems when I work on new php4 packages.  I generally
> just make symlinks from /usr/pkgsrc/mk and /usr/pkgsrc/www/php4 into
> my local pkgsrc tree and all my problems are solved.
> 	Cheers,
>      -- Johnny C. Lam <>
>         Department of Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University