Subject: Re: USE_TOOLS+=gawk:pkgsrc for pkgsrc/x11/wxGTK)
To: None <tech-pkg@NetBSD.org>
From: Gilles Dauphin <Gilles.Dauphin@enst.fr>
Date: 07/18/2006 09:28:43
> From: Roland Illig <rillig@NetBSD.org>
> Greg A. Woods wrote:
> >>In article <20060715141013.44098211CA@cvs.netbsd.org> Roland wrote:
> >>: Log Message:
> >>: The native AWK of Solaris cannot patch the configure file, so gawk is
> >>: needed. Fixes PR 33998.
> > Why can't solaris use nawk? Isn't even the nawk included native in
> > solaris usable?
> No, it isn't. In pkgsrc/regress/tools/files/awk-test.sh I have
> documented that both awk implementations that come with Solaris cannot
> handle long lines.
That is true for kdebase3, wxGTK and some other packages.