Subject: Re: Enabling checkperms for PKG_DEVELOPER?
To: None <>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/26/2007 13:43:38
On Thu, Jul 26, 2007 at 04:52:58PM +0700, Robert Elz wrote:
> I use pkg_comp, which defaults PKG_DEVELOPER set - the effect is that
> (almost) all pkg_comp users now need this package installed.    Something
> needs to automate that (much the way the requirement for digest is automated)
> whenever PKG_DEVELOPER is set.   Simply assuming that packages will
> be installed is not the right way.

I don't understand your problem. It is a normal (bootstrap) dependency,
but I'm accepting that I am mostly ignorant of the way pkg_comp works.