Subject: Re: internal or external dependencies?
To: None <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/03/2005 21:52:54
On Thu, 3 Mar 2005 wrote:
> I am working on some packages that provide their own versions of
> certain libraries that are also in pkgsrc.  Is it generally preferable
> to build such packages with the internally supplied libraries or with
> external dependencies on the rest of pkgsrc?

If possible, use the external (pkgsrc) ones. Saves compiling time etc.

  - Hubert

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