Subject: Re: Avoiding netpm dependencies
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/08/2005 11:32:38
On Tue, Nov 08, 2005 at 10:38:23AM +0100, Martin Husemann wrote:
> Is it ok to add options to packages that use graphics/netpbm to build w/o
> this beast?
> For example graphics/imlib builds fine w/o netpbm - so I'd like to see a
> "nonetpbm" option for it.

Please, do so.  So I can get rid of bash on my systems :-)  

As mentioned by hubertf, make it a (positive) option "netpbm", enabled by
default for backward compat.