Subject: Re: turn off buildlinking and USE_X11 and tools not needed for
To: Juan RP <email@example.com>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/05/2005 11:00:15
On Thu, 5 May 2005, Juan RP wrote:
> On Thu, 5 May 2005 18:40:53 +0200
> Juan RP <email@example.com> wrote:
> > On Thu, 5 May 2005 08:49:13 -0700 (PDT)
> > "Jeremy C. Reed" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > Building print/teTeX failed on my system because it had USE_X11 and I am
> > > using Xorg and the builtin.mk files are skipped -- as noted in PR
> > > PR/29907.
> > >
> > > Anyways, why would a meta-pkg, like print/teTeX, follow the buildlinking
> > > in the first place if not doing a build? How can the buildlinking be
> > > turned off?
> > Before buildlink3 was enabled by default, we could use NO_BUILDLINK,
> > I don't know which option is used for this now... if there isn't one, we
> > should add one.
> NO_BUILD disables buildlink3.
That's what I though. But ...
pkgsrc/print/teTeX still followed some buildlinking because it wanted
libiconv. Note that I already had all prerequisites installed.
Maybe the USE_X11 turns buildlinking back on?
Jeremy C. Reed
technical support & remote administration