Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/lang/gcc3
To: Matthias Drochner <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/06/2003 14:02:34
On Sun, 6 Jul 2003, Matthias Drochner wrote:

: > * Then, once all of the above packages are committed with CONFLICTS set to
: >  "gcc-[0-9]*", change "gcc" to be just a meta-package of the above.
: I'm not sure we need a meta pkg including all parts. No application
: needs all at once.

The point is to provide a "this is all of gcc3" meta-package for humans who
want precisely that.  In the way that there's a x11/kde3 package, but you
don't have to install all of it (I don't)....

-- Todd Vierling <>