Example of a port that relies on another port's sources

Ion-Mihai Tetcu itetcu at people.tecnik93.com
Mon Mar 13 14:37:48 UTC 2006

On Mon, 13 Mar 2006 13:41:32 +0000
Matthew Seaman <m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk> wrote:

> Dear ports list,
> I seem to remember a while back a discussion in the Porter's Handbook about
> having port X depend on the sources from port Y for building, and triggering
> automatic extraction of those sources.  However I can't see any mention of
> such a thing in the currently available version of the Porter's Handbook.

BUILD_DEPENDS+=	${NONEXISTENT}:${PORTSDIR}/category/port:extract

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