Subject: Using devel/readline for bash (was: CVS commit: pkgsrc/shells/bash)
To: Min Sik Kim <>
From: Bernd Ernesti <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/01/2005 22:01:32

On Fri, Jul 01, 2005 at 04:14:39PM +0000, Min Sik Kim wrote:
> Module Name:	pkgsrc
> Committed By:	minskim
> Date:		Fri Jul  1 16:14:39 UTC 2005
> Modified Files:
> 	pkgsrc/shells/bash: Makefile
> Log Message:
> Use devel/readline instead of the included readline library.  Bump
> PKGREVISION due to the added dependency.  This should fix PR pkg/30601.

Why do we need to add the dependency for devel/readline to other systems
then Darwin?

With this change it is not longer possible to copy the binary on other
machine, which has no pkg's installed and use it there a standalone
version, which use shared libraries.