Subject: Re: Move of xemacs.
To: James Chacon <>
From: Johnny C. Lam <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/16/2002 13:18:29
On Tue, Apr 16, 2002 at 01:12:44PM -0400, James Chacon wrote:
> I asked the same thing back when this happened.
> The problem is the motif buidlink forces USE_X11BASE which I disagree with.

From the logs, it looks like USE_MOTIF used to imply USE_X11BASE, so when was created to replace USE_MOTIF, it kept the same
behaviour.  In retrospect, yes, I think this this is wrong.  We should go
through pkgsrc and find packages that use Motif and see if they need
USE_X11BASE or not on an individual basis.


	-- Johnny Lam <>