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Re: patch for REQUIRES

On 19. 3. 2012, at 12:02, Aleksey Cheusov wrote:

> On Sun, Mar 18, 2012 at 3:55 PM, Filip Hajny <> 
> wrote:
>> Hi guys,
>> I'd like to commit the following patch before the freeze, which
>> I have been using locally for some time. It makes sure that libs
>> provided in a package are not recorded in REQUIRES of the same package.
> The code for this purpose is already in
> It is just a few lines above that code your patch changes.
> requires=`{ for i in...
> As you can see it doesn't work if ldd "sees" too many libraries in the
> default paths.
> I'm not sure removing libraries from REQUIRES if the same library
> _base name_ exists in PROVIDES is a right approach.
> So, I think a better solution would be to write a script (probably
> based on OBATA's script for Haiku) that takes pkgsrc's DESTDIR into
> account and use this script on all ELF platforms.

Yeah, I don't think you read my last email on the topic, I pretty much said all 
this… :)


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