Subject: Re: why do packages depend on coreutils?
To: Packages Technical List NetBSD Discussion <>
From: Georg Schwarz <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/16/2006 22:41:21
Am 16.10.2006 um 17:12 schrieb Min Sik Kim:

>>> I realized that since very recently pkgsrc seems to have a general
>>> dependency on coreutils. What did introduce that?
>> What platform? (IRIX?)
> Another data point: I noticed it on Darwin, and it was printf that  
> had caused the dependency.

I wonder why; has

TOOLS_PLATFORM.printf?=         /usr/bin/printf

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