Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/net/scamper
To: Dieter Baron <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 11/02/2005 15:09:04
On Wed, 2 Nov 2005, Dieter Baron wrote:
> One way to do so now is to explicitly check for it and set
> PKG_SKIP_REASON if it's not set:
> But that would not be reflected in the ``make show-options'' output.
I thought of that too; it didn't seem very good because that's a lot to
replicate in a bunch of Makefiles for something as popular as inet6.
> If we really want support for required options, I can add explicit
> support for this to the options framework (via the new variable
> PKG_OPTIONS_REQUIRED_OPTIONS, for example).
That would be a nice addition. However, there's still the PKG_FAIL vs.
PKG_SKIP difference to worry about.
-- Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org> <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org>