Subject: Re: Using devel/readline for bash (was: CVS commit: pkgsrc/shells/bash)
To: None <tech-pkg@NetBSD.org>
From: Bernd Ernesti <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/02/2005 20:51:48
On Sat, Jul 02, 2005 at 11:17:24AM -0500, Min Sik Kim wrote:
> >On Fri, Jul 01, 2005 at 05:46:58PM -0500, Min Sik Kim wrote:
> >The needed libraries for a shell should be keept to a minimum.
> The "static" option will do this.
This is not really an option, because then our i18n won't work.
> shells/bash can either fully utilize shared libraries or avoid
> relying on other libraries at all. What you want is in the middle:
> to use base system libraries only and none in pkgsrc. And the reason
> for this is to copy the binary to other systems with the same base
> system libraries and no pkgsrc packages. (Correct me if I
> misunderstood you.)
Partly, see above and below.
- I want to keep the number of shared libraries for a shell to
- copy the shell to other systems without having to copy the
- availability to use bash in single user mode (only / mounted),
but this won't happen, because of the dependency to libintl
which is not in /lib.