Subject: Re: Unnecessary dependencies in USE_SOCKS case
To: Frederick Bruckman <email@example.com>
From: Johnny Lam <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/25/2002 11:50:47
On Sat, May 25, 2002 at 01:34:02PM -0500, Frederick Bruckman wrote:
> Re pkg/17010: the buildlink.mk's in net/socks4 and net/socks5
> introduce a DEPENDS on socks. However, in the socks4 case, there
> is no shared library, and in the socks5 case, we rarely use it. So
> should they rather be a BUILD_DEPENDS? We can always add a DEPENDS to
> packages that need it.
I thought I had made them BUILD_DEPENDS originally, but I see that I was
mistaken. Yes, since most packages just use the library archives, these
should just be BUILD_DEPENDS. Please go ahead and make this change.
-- Johnny Lam <email@example.com>