Subject: Re: PKGSRC and IRIX
To: Pangrazio, Robert Thomas (UMR-Student) <>
From: Georg Schwarz <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/18/2005 16:29:33
> Does any one know how to have PKGSRC recognize a library that was not
> installed by pkgsrc as a substitute for a package. For example, glib2
> always fails on my machine. I think I can get it to compile if I

how does it fail? Please provide details.

> download it manually and configure it manually. If I then install it to
> the pkg/lib directory, pkgsrc still tries to download and compile the
> package. Any ideas on how to make it do this.

Georg Schwarz  +49 178 8545053