Subject: Re: Python buildlink?
To: Julio Merino <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/27/2002 15:02:51
On Fri, Jul 26, 2002 at 11:47:26PM +0200, Julio Merino wrote:
> [...]
> The first problem is that there is no such python binary. I was thinking of adding
> some kind of stuff to link the choosed binary by into
> ${BUILDLINK_DIR}/bin/python. But... where should this stuff go? Maybe in
> Maybe in a (note that this is not really a buildlink)...

That would not be a good idea. Right now the python packages are designed
so that you can have several versions of python installed at the same time.
Doing what you suggest would break this.

Manuel Bouyer <>