Subject: BUILD_DEPENDS and
To: None <>
From: Matthias Drochner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/07/2004 13:12:13
Hi -

just found that a file is ignored if the
dependency is established by just a BUILD_DEPENDS.
So it appearently needs a full ".include"
and a "BUILDLINK_DEPMETHOD=build" to make this work
as desired.
Is this intended? Is direct use of BUILD_DEPENDS

(Background: Some pkgs (eg sysutils/cdrecord) invoke
groff explicitely to format manpages. If it is not
available in the system, a buildtime dependency is

best regards