Subject: Re: BUILD_DEPENDS still working...
To: Ben Collver <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 03/30/2005 14:55:06
On Wed, 30 Mar 2005, Ben Collver wrote:
> I've been told that BUILD_DEPENDS should not work any more, now that we
> are doing buildlink3 by default.
It should still work. I don't think any thing change to make it so
BUILD_DEPENDS does not work. (That was not the change.)
> However, when I build
> textproc/rtf-tools, the libts build-time dependency gets installed on my
> system. This is in pkgsrc-current checked out this afternoon on
That is correct. I assume devel/libts is required to build (or install)
> I have been told that BUILD_DEPENDS does not work for them. Any
> suggestions for trouble-shooting why it works for me?
It is supposed to work.
Jeremy C. Reed
technical support & remote administration