Subject: Using binary packages as dependencies
To: None <>
From: Michal Pasternak <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/17/2004 12:36:05

how do I make pkgsrc use binary (precompiled) packages as dependencies for
the packages I compile?

Eg. I'd like to recompile gtk on a "clean" system (testing purposes), but I
don't want to compile all of it's deps, which I have already precompiled
(and working).

Take care,
Michal Pasternak :: ::
Trying to be happy is like trying to build a machine for which the only
specification is that it should run noiselessly.