Subject: Re: Error building misc/openoffice
To: Steven J. Dovich <>
From: Michael Rauch <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/26/2002 22:48:57

On Fri, Feb 15, 2002 at 09:25:15AM -0500, Steven J. Dovich wrote:
> > As s side note: If other people are getting errors, please let me know. 
> > I'll take care of fixing it.
> There appear to be a couple of extraneous dependencies set for this
> package.  According to the my quick scan of the
> site, the tcsh is not on their list of required software, I only
> saw mention of csh.  Is it possible to remove that dependency, or
> is our csh really deficient in some critical way?

there was some mail on the mailing lists from one of the 
release engineers that a normal csh would not be sufficient. I have 
checked now with a test compile and NetBSD's csh seems to do the job so I've
removed the dependency.