gamin vs fam
mezz7 at cox.net
Sun Jun 5 17:47:55 GMT 2005
On Sun, 05 Jun 2005 12:43:15 -0500, Sean McNeil <sean at mcneil.com> wrote:
> Hi list,
> Is there a way to setup my system to build and set dependencies to use
> gamin instead of fam? gamin is much fast in responding to vfs events,
> but all the ports appear to depend on fam. I've replaced fam previously
> and run pkgdb -F, but anytime a port is updated the dependency is messed
> up again looking for fam. Usually, when there is a choice I can place
> something in /etc/make.conf like WITH_GAMIN="yes". I don't see anything
> like this implemented for gamin/fam selection.
Current, gnomevfs2 will depend on gamin by automatic if gamin exists.
There is no knob for it yet, but will be when ports/81168 is done.
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