Subject: Re: "pkg-config" problems under Mac OS X Leopard
To: Matthias Scheler <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/26/2007 13:27:44
On Mon, 26 Nov 2007, Matthias Scheler wrote:

> tron@rotarran:/usr/pkgsrc/x11/xcursor>bmake VARNAME=PREFER.Xrender show-var    
> pkgsrc
>     Why is "PREFER.Xrender" set to "pkgsrc"? I don't have such a setting
>     in "/etc/mk.conf".

Defined in pkgsrc/mk/defaults/mk.conf

See PREFER_PKGSRC. I think these were from some time when NetBSD's (or 
other platform's) own versions of these were not good enough.

I wonder if we should get rid of these defaults:

PREFER_PKGSRC?=	MesaLib Xft2 Xrandr Xrender expat fontconfig \
		freetype2 glu randrproto renderproto xcursor