QT4 fails to see LIB_DEPENDS?

Andrew Pantyukhin infofarmer at FreeBSD.org
Tue Feb 6 22:39:44 UTC 2007

On 2/7/07, Rene Ladan <r.c.ladan at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I just installed QT4 from ports (devel/qt4, misc/qt4-doc,
> misc/qt4-qtdemo).  The installation went fine, except for one thing:
> if port A has installed a library libFoo.so, and another port B depends
> on port A, like LIB_DEPENDS=Foo:${PORTSDIR}/port/a, it always reinstalls
>  port A, nomatter if it is already installed.  Setting
> FORCE_PKG_REGISTER is one way to 'fix' this...
> Could this be caused by the fact that the Foo library starts its name
> with an uppercase letter?

Installed shlibs should be in lib*.so.[0-9] format,
this could have been violated due to the objformat
issues and possibly for other reasons.

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