Subject: Re: make package should build dependency packages
To: Jan Schaumann <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/16/2003 23:05:27
On Mon, 16 Jun 2003, Jan Schaumann wrote:

: Is there already a switch that does that?  If not, then I think there
: ought to be:  if I 'make package', I most likely want to install it on
: some other machine, where I'd need all the dependencies as well.  So
: 'make package' should, I think, create all dependencies packages as
: well, no?



Alternatively, the following will do "make update", using "package" as the
update target:


-- Todd Vierling <>