Subject: Re: libxml2 requires GNU tar... WTF?
To: Chris Wareham <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Marc Recht <recht@NetBSD.org>
Date: 09/08/2005 09:48:38
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> Does it even need "USE_TOOLS+= tar"? The change was part of the
> upgrade of libxml2 from 2.6.19 to 2.6.20, and I can see no reason why
> the package would suddenly require GNU tar ...
It was not extractable without gtar on Darwin, so I added it, because
besides the added dependency it doesn't break other operating
systems. Anyway, I removed "tar" now from USE_TOOLS, because it just
works fine now with 2.6.21 (read the way it was with 2.6.18).
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