Subject: Re: encumbered dependencies considered harmful (audio/sox and lame)
To: Blair Sadewitz <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg Troxel <email@example.com>
Date: 03/07/2007 09:58:59
"Blair Sadewitz" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> At home, when building packages for myself, I simply put
> _ACCEPTABLE=yes in /etc/mk.conf. I sure hope someone doesn't sue me!
Sure, you can do that with pkgsrc.
I don't want to run non-free software without choosing to do so, and I
very much appreciate pkgsrc's tagging. So I consider it a bug when an
unnecessary non-free depedency is pulled in, and I think pkgsrc should
optimize for people who do not set _ACCEPTABLE.
Greg Troxel <email@example.com>