portupgrade ideas page
leafy7382 at gmail.com
Tue Jun 6 18:55:32 PDT 2006
On 6/7/06, Kris Kennaway <kris at obsecurity.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 06, 2006 at 11:48:05PM +0400, Sergey Matveychuk wrote:
> > Portupgrade ideas page was created on our wiki server:
> > http://wiki.freebsd.org/portupgrade
> > I would like to hear your ideas, wishes and comments.
My biggest wish for portupgrade is to respect make knobs in
pkgtools.conf when deciding package dependancies. For example,
everytime I do "make fetchindex" or let portsnap rebuilt INDEX-7,
"pkgdb -F" will report that portupgrade depends on a non-existent
db40, while 'databases/ruby-bdb' => 'WITH_BDB43=yes' was set in
"Without the userland, the kernel is useless."
--inspired by The Tao of Programming
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