Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/devel/gmake
To: None <tech-pkg@NetBSD.org>
From: Alistair Crooks <email@example.com>
Date: 02/08/2004 12:33:09
On Sun, Feb 08, 2004 at 12:01:35AM +0000, Thomas Klausner wrote:
> Module Name: pkgsrc
> Committed By: wiz
> Date: Sun Feb 8 00:01:35 UTC 2004
> Modified Files:
> pkgsrc/devel/gmake: Makefile distinfo
> Log Message:
> Use bz2 tarball; suggested by Michal Pasternak in PR 24351.
Actually, I'm not sure this is a good idea.
Yes, it saves 300K of fetching, but it adds a bz2-aware decompression
pre-requisite to this package. Whilst we are OK for this on NetBSD,
other platforms may not have this, and may require gmake to build some
dependencies of bz2 (not now, but in the future).
Alistair Crooks <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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