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Re: pkg-config-0.26 depends on glib2

 >> > >
 >> > > at=html
 >> > 
 >> > Look at the code.
 >> You mean a dependency on perl isn't a good substitute for a dependency on 
 >> glib2?  :D
 >> Still, with a good outline like that, it really shouldn't be hard to
 >> implement in vanilla C.

> Good luck.

> Writing that in perl was a conscious decision.

> Trimming down recursive dependencies to something *manageable* is totally
> necessary, and not too easy to do without appropriate data structures.
> Script languages with good text processing capabilities, and associative
> dictionaries work wonders there...

Implementing pkg-config is rather easy task for plain AWK especially
with runawk ( Perl is really *huge* and
broken by design IMHO.

Best regards, Aleksey Cheusov.

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