Subject: Re: Move of xemacs.
To: None <>
From: Mario Kemper <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/16/2002 22:51:47
"Johnny C. Lam" <> writes:

> 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.
Yes, i second that. xemacs doesn't need to be in X11BASE. At least
this explains why xemacs is suddenly installed into X11BASE. Saved
me some hours looking in the wrong places.

Mario Kemper