Subject: Re: building different package names from PKG_OPTIONS
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/16/2005 22:38:50
On Sat, 17 Dec 2005, Hubert Feyrer wrote:

> Seriously, I recommend understanding how the dependency system works
> first, before suggesting extensions to it.
> Recommended reading: src/usr.sbin/pkg_install, pkgsrc/mk/* (in that order!)

I don't know if this is a joke or not. (As I have read most of this code 
numerous times and have patched a lot of it several times including a 
lot of custom stuff that I constantly use but never committed.)

  Jeremy C. Reed

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