Subject: Re: Xft2 buildlink2 patch for xfree-current (coming 4.3)
To: Bernd Ernesti <>
From: Rene Hexel <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/14/2003 07:18:41
On Tue, 2003-01-14 at 05:34, Bernd Ernesti wrote:

> Here is a patch for Xft2 which is not really tested, but I think
> I share the patch here so someone else can take a look at it.

  I'm not sure if the following will work:

> BUILDLINK_DEPENDS.Xft2?=              Xft2>=2.0.1
> [...]
> _XFT2_DEPENDS=                        ${BUILDLINK_DEPENDS.Xft2}
> [...]
> # If we depend on the package, depend on the latest version
> # with a library major bump.
> BUILDLINK_DEPENDS.Xft2?=              Xft2>=2.1

  My guess is that once BUILDLINK_DEPENDS.Xft2 has been evaluated, the
second ?= will never override it again.