Subject: Re: mpeg4id/faad option for daapd, and option names
To: Antoine Reilles <>
From: Dieter Baron <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/10/2005 18:47:09
In article <> Antoine wrote:
: I whould like to add an option in audio/daapd to add support for  
: mpeg4id (id3 tags for mpeg4).
: mpeg4id is part of faad2, so the option adds audio/faad2/

: I'm wondering what is the correct name for such an option. mk/defauls/ 
: options.descriptions contains a "faad" option, which is used by some  
: packages to include faad2 buildlink, but this option has no  
: description at all.
: So the first question is : should i reuse the faad option, or use  
: another one ?

  Yes, reuse faad.  I just added a description for it.

: Also, pkglint should be able to shout when i use an option not in  
: options.descriptions (well, i tried to go for it, but i'm not really  
: speaking perl).

  Indeed.  Roland?