net-im/telepathy-haze Build fail

David Southwell david at
Wed Jul 28 18:28:47 UTC 2010

> On Jul 28, 2010, at 11:13 AM, David Southwell wrote:
> > In that case should the port not call for 26?
> > 
> > Here is an extract from my pkgdb from which you can see python26 is
> > installed on the system. If the port needs 26 surely should it not call
> > for it as a dependency rather than failing because python31-3.1.2_1 is
> > present??
> You'd have to discuss that with <gnome at>.  However, you would
> certainly save time if you kept /usr/local/bin/python as a link to
> python2.6 instead of to python-3.x.
> Regards,
I believe the porters handbook recomends that ports should set the appropriate 
python environment at build time to prevent this problem occuring.


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