Excessive dependancies for OpenOffice 2.0 port

Alexander Nedotsukov bland at FreeBSD.org
Tue Nov 15 19:13:54 PST 2005

Brooks Davis wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 15, 2005 at 11:57:47PM +0900, Alexander Nedotsukov wrote:
>> Guys, may I suggest to let GNOME users automatically pickup gnomevfs 
>> while leave others happy too?
>> See http://www.freebsd.org/gnome/docs/porting.html Optional GNOME 
>> Dependencies for details.
>> I think same true for both OO an Eclipse ports.
> Changing dependencies based on currently installed things is an
> incredibly stupid idea and should be banned.
Very rude. To be sure. Did you read how WITH_GNOME or WITHOUT_GNOME 
affects those dependencies?
> -- Brooks

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