Subject: Re: databases/gnome-mime-data missing a dependancy
To: Julio M. Merino Vidal <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <darcy@NetBSD.org>
Date: 02/21/2006 11:10:43
On Tue, 21 Feb 2006 16:23:33 +0100
"Julio M. Merino Vidal" <email@example.com> wrote:
> On 21/02/2006, at 15:57, D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:
> >> This change is incorrect and should be reverted.
> > I haven't made the change yet.
> Sorry for being so rude. For some reason I thought I was replying to
> a commit message...
No problem. It did not strike me as rude at all.
> No binary packages involved, right? (Just to be sure.)
Nope. Don't believe in them. :-)
> > Still, I have intltool installed
> > without p5-XML-Parser.
> Ew. Maybe something is broken nowadays in pkgsrc as regards dependency
Yah, I looked for some buildlink file that had a "DEPENDS =" instead of
"DEPENDS +=" in it. Couldn't find one in the chain.
> I just wanted to emphasize that adding that dependency to
> gnome-mime-data is not the way to go. If this package fails because
> it cannot find p5-XML-Parser, many other will probably fail for the
> same reason (actually, all those using intltool).
Yes, I can see that now that the dependency chain has been pointed out
D'Arcy J.M. Cain <darcy@NetBSD.org>