Subject: Re: how to best add libregex/nbcompat?
To: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Georg Schwarz <email@example.com>
Date: 11/28/2005 17:37:15
> On Sun, 27 Nov 2005, Georg Schwarz wrote:
> > In my attempt to finally get full IRIX 5.3 support to pkgsrc bootstrap I
> > attempted to build devel/bmake as a preliminary step.
> Just to let you know, pkgsrc/bootstrap/bootstrap doesn't use the pkgsrc
> build system. So working on pkgsrc/devel/bmake/Makefile won't make any
> changes or difference to the bootstrap.
I know, but it's a good start to figure out problems and try potential
Besides, as libregex is required by a number of other packages I would
really appreciate to learn how to best incorporate the respective
libnbcompat support in a Makefile. Is there a mechanism that pkgsrc can
use to determine whether libnbcompat is needed or not on a given platform
to implement the regex library?
Georg Schwarz http://home.pages.de/~schwarz/
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