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Re: pkgsrc cross-compilation

Alistair Crooks <> writes:

> Let's take the hit up-front and do the split. We can keep BUILD_DEPENDS
> until it's done, and add HOST_DEPENDS and LINK_DEPENDS (with better
> names, obviously), with BUILD_DEPENDS being the aggregation of
> both.

I don't think we should talk about the aggregation of TOOL_DEPENDS and
TARGET_BUILD_DEPENDS (my preferred name, with BUILD_DEPENDS getting
added to both and generating a warning as a transition scheme); I don't
understand what the union means, other than one needs distfiles.  Any
given package could be in one or the other or both, for independent

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