Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/shells/bash
To: None <>
From: Georg Schwarz <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/18/2006 21:10:49
Am 18.04.2006 um 21:04 schrieb Johnny Lam:

> Georg Schwarz wrote:
>> Module Name:	pkgsrc
>> Committed By:	schwarz
>> Date:		Tue Apr 18 18:17:47 UTC 2006
>> Modified Files:
>> 	pkgsrc/shells/bash: Makefile
>> Log Message:
>> use GNU bison instead of the native yacc on IRIX 5 since the code has
>> problems with the latter
> You don't need this.  If bash does need to process *.y files during  
> its build, then please replace the code you added with

it does so, but at least on IRIX 5 the native yacc produces incorrect  
results (at least since the new batch pl1)

> 	USE_TOOLS+=yacc

I'll try it, and if it works I'll recommit.

> Since doesn't list a native yacc, pkgsrc will  
> automatically install byacc to satisfy the build dependency.

I wonder why since IRIX does come with an implementation of yacc. Is  
it on purpose that it has not been listed?

Georg Schwarz  +49 178 8545053