Subject: Re: games/dopewars should not depend on gnome1-dirs
To: Julio M. Merino Vidal <email@example.com>
From: David W. Talmage <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/17/2003 15:25:33
On Thu, 17 Jul 2003 20:05:32 +0200
"Julio M. Merino Vidal" <email@example.com> wrote:
>On Thu, 17 Jul 2003 13:31:43 -0400
>"David W. Talmage" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Currently, the Makefile insists that dopewars depends on gnome1-dirs.
>> The version of dopewars that the Makefile builds is the one with the
>> curses client, so there is no need to depend on gnome1-dirs.
>> It might be true that the gui client depends on gnome1-dirs. If
>> people want the gui client, then how about making another package for
>> it. Call it dopewars-gui or some such and don't make the curses
>Have you checked what gnome1-dirs is for? Have you checked its dependancies?
>It depends on nothing except gnome-dirs. It is only used to handle the
>shared directory share/gnome/apps/Games, where dopewars installs a file. If
>you install gnome later, you will have the icon in the menu. I don' see how
>it hurts. Check dopewars/PLIST cvs log for more information.
It hurts because gnome1-dirs depends on X11. The curses-only version
of dopewars shouldn't depend on X11. I should have said so before and
I appologize for not coming to the point sooner.