Subject: Re: User's guide to pkgviews (experimental!)
To: Bernd Ernesti <>
From: Johnny C. Lam <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/25/2004 16:41:41
On Sun, Jan 25, 2004 at 03:35:22PM +0100, Bernd Ernesti wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 06, 2004 at 06:50:39AM +0000, Johnny C. Lam wrote:
> > I've attached a start of a user's guide to using pkgviews for those
> > users who wish to experiment with the new functionality in pkgsrc.
> you didn't said how you are handling libraries, it seems to be easy
> for binaries, but whats the -rpath you are using for linking libraries?

The rpath for both applications and libraries contain:


The latter is there to give binary packages the use wildcard dependency
matching of the form:


to work correctly as long as <deppkg> exists in the standard view.


	-- Johnny Lam <>