Subject: Re: unneeded dependencies for grail
To: Daniel Senderowicz <daniel@bicho.SynchroDS.COM>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/01/2002 21:14:34
On Mon, 1 Apr 2002, Daniel Senderowicz wrote:

> >> This is probably not very important since grail is not a very
> >> usable browser anyway, but the README.html file mentions two
> >> dependencies:
> >>
> >> <a href="../../lang/python21/README.html">python21-2.1.2</A>
> >> <a href="../../x11/py-Tk/README.html">py21-Tk-0</A>
> >>
> >> That are not really needed.
> >
> >I'm not following you. How are you supposed to you run a browser
> >written in python, without python? Explain.
> It DOES use python, but version python15-1.5.2, as properly
> stated in README.html:
> <a href="../../devel/py-distutils/README.html">py15-distutils-1.0.2</A>
> <a href="../../lang/python15/README.html">python15-1.5.2</A>

Ah. It's looks to be a reproducible bug in the readme generation.
(They're generated automatically, you know.) Interestingly, it doesn't
seem to affect www/zope, which uses almost the same pattern.

Would you please file a PR, so this doesn't fall on the floor?