Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/lang/kaffe-nox11
To: None <>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/06/2004 19:32:21
On Tue, Apr 06, 2004 at 05:02:04PM +0000, Juan Romero Pardines wrote:
> Module Name:	pkgsrc
> Committed By:	xtraeme
> Date:		Tue Apr  6 17:02:04 UTC 2004
> Update of /cvsroot/pkgsrc/lang/kaffe-nox11
> In directory
> Log Message:
> Initial import of kaffe-nox11, version 1.1.4.
> This is kaffe, but without X11 support (libawt).

If the _only_ difference between kaffe and kaffe-nox11 is an extra library
(i.e., the binaries do not change), this is the wrong approach.  (Haven't
checked, but looks like it).

If so, 'kaffe' should be a package without X support and 'kaffe-x11' sould
only install the libawt library.  This way, packages do not conflict, and
you can add x11 support as a "plugin" whenever needed (not the other way

Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
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