Opinion on cross-port OPTIONS CONFLICTS

Edwin Groothuis edwin at mavetju.org
Fri Dec 21 20:33:48 PST 2007

On Fri, Dec 21, 2007 at 09:05:18PM -0600, Josh Paetzel wrote:
> > > It also doesn't work if someone runs make rmconfig, or make config again
> > > and changes things after the port is installed.
> > >
> > > It probably doesn't work if a package was used to install either.
> >
> > Create a slave port audio/arts-withoutnas and let it depends on
> > that one.
> I don't think that's a scalable solution.  It would create an explosion of 
> ports in the already taxed tree, as well as confusion as to which port to 
> install among the users.

And what is your solution for this problem?


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