HEADS UP: OPTIONS improvement

Danny Pansters danny at ricin.com
Wed Apr 4 21:03:26 UTC 2007

On Wednesday 04 April 2007 22:36:48 Pav Lucistnik wrote:
> NIIMI Satoshi píše v st 04. 04. 2007 v 07:52 +0900:
> > On 2007/04/03 14:12, Rong-En Fan wrote:
> > > After pav@'s commit to bsd.port.mk, now you can test WITH/WITHOUT
> > > freely with OPTIONS.
> >
> > I filed a PR ports/78343 with similar patch, but the PR was rejected.
> > Why the policy has been changed?
> Guess we're two years smarter now.
> People kept doing it wrong way even when we repeatedly told them how to
> do it. In the end, it's probably easier to fix the infrastructure :)

Wise. Though I now have to unlearn the one-true-way ;-)

Any chance you feel inspired to also make a provision for mutually exclusive 
options (like radiobuttons)? That would be very useful IMO. Someone pointed 
me to a PR some time ago that did just that.



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