tech-pkg archive

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]

Re: sqlite3

On Thu, Nov 10, 2011 at 02:36:36PM +0100, Jörn Clausen wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 10, 2011 at 2:12 PM, Benny Siegert <> 
> wrote:
> > On Thu, Nov 10, 2011 at 13:09, Thomas Klausner <> 
> > wrote:
> >> 2) change the default pkg-config to include /usr/lib/pkgconfig
> >
> > This looks sensible to me. Why not simply do this?
> Because pkgsrc != NetBSD. Other OSes might store pkg-config stuff in
> other places. And I'm not sure about the consequences of such a global
> flag. On Solaris, there are "native" packages using pkg-config which I
> don't want to use in pkgsrc packages. At least not unconditionally.

Builtins are never used unconditionally. Builtin versions are always
checked, and a can do additional checks if necessary (for
optional features or similar things). Besides that, builtin detection
can always be overriden by explicitly setting USE_BUILTIN.* or PREFER.*
variables, either manually or by default in some platform specific .mk


%SYSTEM-F-ANARCHISM, The operating system has been overthrown

Home | Main Index | Thread Index | Old Index