determining what ports directly depend on X

Garrett Cooper youshi10 at
Fri Jan 4 11:03:07 PST 2008

On Fri, 4 Jan 2008, Doug Barton wrote:

> Aryeh Friedman wrote:
>> the orginal question is due to a PR I will be filing as soon I have
>> a working browser on the machine in question... the PR is that if
>> you install libtool-1.5 under 8-current (amd64 only???) it will
>> incorrectly ID the installed OS and give errors about "freebsd-"
>> not being defined as a platform type... the hand fix is to find the
>> line that has that and add -elf to it but the root cause is
>> something about 8-current makes it so it is ID'ed wrong.
> If you can identify the problem and the fix correctly, you don't need
> to identify all the ports that use libtool to submit the PR. The
> people who maintain the various gnu build bits are pretty good about
> dealing with this stuff.
> hth,
> Doug

Check ./configure or ./config.guess yet?

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