NetBSD-Bugs archive

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

Re: lib/40346: libexpat should be in base.tgz

On Sun, Jan 25, 2009 at 10:40:04AM +0000, Alan Barrett wrote:
>  On Sat, 24 Jan 2009, David Holland wrote:
>  >  On Sat, Jan 24, 2009 at 10:15:03AM +0000, Alan Barrett wrote:
>  >   >  Yes, there really should be a way to have apache work on a server that
>  >   >  does not have any X11 installation at all.  I hope that an apache 
> binary
>  >   >  package built without X11_TYPE=native will correctly depend on an 
> expat
>  >   >  package.
>  BTW, my apache package built with X11_TYPE=modular does depend on an
>  expat package, so at least part of this is working.

But it would be silly to build official binary packages with X11_TYPE=modular.
If libexpat is used by more software than X11 ones, it should be in base
and not xbase. It doesn't look very x11-specific anyway.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

Home | Main Index | Thread Index | Old Index