Subject: "binutils" under NetBSD (was: CVS commit: pkgsrc/devel/binutils)
To: Roland Illig <>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/13/2007 20:01:43

On Mon, Aug 13, 2007 at 12:55:22PM +0000, Roland Illig wrote:
> Module Name:	pkgsrc
> Committed By:	rillig
> Date:		Mon Aug 13 12:55:22 UTC 2007
> Modified Files:
> 	pkgsrc/devel/binutils:
> Log Message:
> A binutils installation that doesn't even provide the basic header files
> can be considered incomplete and therefore unusable.
> To generate a diff of this commit:
> cvs rdiff -r1.5 -r1.6 pkgsrc/devel/binutils/

The result of this change is that every package including
"pkgsrc/devel/binutils/" (e.g. "pkgsrc/multimedia/mplayer")
no requires the "binutils" package from "pkgsrc". This was not necessary
before and the "mplayer" package could be build without problems that way.

	Kind regards

Matthias Scheler