Subject: Re: USE_TOOLS+= gfmt
To: None <tech-pkg@NetBSD.org>
From: Aleksey Cheusov <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/13/2006 18:18:54
> On Sat, May 13, 2006 at 05:01:28PM +0300, Aleksey Cheusov wrote:
>> Because fmt utilities are very different on many types of OSes it
>> whould be very nice to support yet another tool: gfmt (i.e. GNU fmt).
>> AFAIU it is better to use USE_TOOLS than add sysutils/coreutils
>> to BUILD_DEPENDS.
> For what exactly is this needed?
I have a plan to package a few dictionaries for dictd
(textproc/dict-server). For this purpose I need GNU fmt.
See wip/dict-mueller7, for example.
Best regards, Aleksey Cheusov.