Re: cvs commit: ports/security/gpgme Makefile pkg-plist patch-gpgme-engine-gpgsm.c

From: Joe Marcus Clarke <marcus_at_marcuscom.com>
Date: Sun, 12 Dec 2004 15:01:27 -0500
On Sun, 2004-12-12 at 17:11 +0100, Michael Nottebrock wrote:
> On Saturday, 11. December 2004 20:07, Michael Nottebrock wrote:
> > On Saturday, 11. December 2004 19:39, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> > >
> > > Why enable pth support?  FreeBSD shouldn't require this, and it just
> > > adds another dependency?  I had specifically disabled it for that
> > > reason.  What about making it optional?
> >
> > The pth support doesn't use pth instead of FreeBSD's native pthread libs,
> > it produces an additional library that applications/developers might want
> > to use for portability reasons. Making it optional isn't worth it IMO since
> > pth is a small package anyway (<200kb) and the option would need to default
> > to on in order to make the gpgme-package feature-complete.
> 
> Update: I've talked to Marcus Brinkmann of gpgme and he tells me the pth 
> support is, to his knowledge, only used internally g10, so it should be safe 
> to turn it off at least for now. I'll make it an OPTION with default to off.

Thanks, and thanks for taking up this port.

Joe

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