Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/net/mtr
To: Jim Wise <>
From: Greg A. Woods <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/25/2001 15:09:13
[ On Thursday, October 25, 2001 at 11:14:08 (-0700), Johnny Lam wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/net/mtr
> The above isn't's just an idea, but perhaps we can rework it
> to something usable, or come up with something better?

People who build packages should expect to have all the package building
tools installed, and if that includes automake, and thus perl, then
that's the way it is.  If you don't like it then don't "support" tools
which require such top-heavy build systems.  Life's too short to worry
about such silly things, especially when hard-coding the patches makes
further local patching impossible without undoing a lot of the

							Greg A. Woods

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