Subject: teTeX3-bin dependency on motif?
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From: Geert Hendrickx <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/07/2005 14:26:09
I filed PR #30277 a while ago: print/teTeX3-bin builds fine on a
pristine system, but the build breaks if x11/openmotif is installed.
xdvi is the problem.
It works fine if I add .include "../../mk/motif.buildlink3.mk" to the
pkg's Makefile, but some people wouldn't like openmotif being a
dependency of teTeX (at least Jeremy objected to this).
Then how should we handle this?
- Make openmotif a "conditional" dependency (as often done in FreeBSD's
ports) ? Use it if it's already there, don't use it if not.
- Modify the package so that it doesn't require openmotif at all? The
resulting xdvi is different then, and some may prefer the openmotif
- Tear xdvi out and make it a package on its own? (so that teTeX can be