ports/137373: x11/libX11: make dependance on x11/libxcb

Carlos A. M. dos Santos unixmania at gmail.com
Sun Dec 27 17:27:09 UTC 2009

On Sun, Dec 20, 2009 at 6:25 AM, Carlos A. M. dos Santos
<unixmania at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 20, 2009 at 5:11 AM, Max Brazhnikov <makc at issp.ac.ru> wrote:
>> On Sun, 20 Dec 2009 01:06:37 -0200, Carlos A. M. dos Santos wrote:
>>> On Sun, Dec 20, 2009 at 1:02 AM, Robert Noland <rnoland at freebsd.org> wrote:
>>> > On Sun, 2009-12-20 at 00:30 -0200, Carlos A. M. dos Santos wrote:
>>> ....
>>> >> Is it acceptable a patch allowing to diable XCB without a menu? The
>>> >> default behavior is kept but users can put "WITHOUT_XCB=true" in
>>> >> /etc/make.conf, ensuring that all ports are built the same way.
>>> >
>>> > If it is defined as a KNOB and all of the ports override the option if
>>> > the KNOB is set, then yes I'm ok with it.  I just don't want an option,
>>> > since it makes foot shooting easier.
>>> >
>>> > robert.
>>> Ok, I will submit a followup with an new patch.
>> As KDE (and several multimedia ports) maintainer I object to having xcb knob
>> in x11 ports. Turning it off will break plist and/or build of these ports,
>> they does require libx11 compiled with xcb support.
> There is already a xcb knob in x11 ports. I'm just attempt to add of
> another one. The knob will keep building libX11 with xcb by default.
> Changing this will be a user decision.
> What "packages" are you talking about? The only KDE package that
> depends on libxcb is multimedia/kaffeine.

I figured out that libxine is one of them. The attached patch should
fix the problem.
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