Subject: Re: restricted depends prevent installation
To: Phil Nelson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 09/27/2002 16:23:31
On Wed, 25 Sep 2002, Phil Nelson wrote:
> >installing kde3 wants xanim, which we mark as restricted (no cdrom/ftp).
> >this effectively prevents installing kde3 until the user either gets a
> >binary pkg from some place, or builds it for themselve. That's kinda
> I was wondering about this. xanim is currently in the 1.6/i386 binary
> packages on ftp. It most likely should be removed.
How difficult would it be to put the restricted codecs into
a shared library and have xanim dlopen() it if found, similar
to the way the libdvdcss library can be used by mplayer and
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