Subject: Re: inflation of PKGREVISION bumps [was Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc]
To: Berndt Josef Wulf <email@example.com>
From: Rene Hexel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/04/2004 21:54:40
On 04/01/2004, at 8:52 PM, Berndt Josef Wulf wrote:
> Another problem that I see is that package maintainer are too keenly
> BUILDLINK_DEPENDS.xxxx in the buildlink2.mk files to the current
> level, although, applications may not necessarily require it if
> compatibility is ensured.
I have been guilty of this myself, but we really should only bump
BUILDLINK_DEPENDS if required rather than to prescribe that users
should do an update ...