first? patch [ HEADS UP: xorg 7.2 ready for testing ]

Rong-en Fan grafan at
Wed May 16 04:05:48 UTC 2007

On 5/16/07, Ulrich Spoerlein <uspoerlein at> wrote:
> Sam Lawrance wrote:
> > I think I have figured this out.  In short: portupgrade does not include new, previously not
> > installed, dependencies in its list of tasks when updating.   In this particular case,
> > gstreamer-plugins-bad was built before one of its dependencies was updated, and we end up
> > with a crufty old reference to X11R6.
> That is exactly why I recommend using WITH_FOO flags in /etc/make.conf
> instead of the pkgtools.conf. It can only, really work if you pass
> WITH_* flags to make(1) itself.

Also ports-mgmt/portconf :-)

Rong-En Fan

> Of course, WITH_ flags have nothing to do with your problem at hand.
> Sorry for hijacking this thread.
> Ulrich Spoerlein
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