Mk/ optimization

Kris Kennaway kris at
Wed Jul 30 11:09:24 UTC 2008

V.Chukharev wrote:
> On Tue, 29 Jul 2008 18:28:26 +0300, V.Chukharev <chukharev at> wrote:
>> On Fri, 25 Jul 2008 20:19:42 +0300, Kris Kennaway <kris at> wrote:
>>> You don't want to .include the file, just use the same make -f trick
>>> that I used for e.g. the python and java variable caching.
>> Ah, thanks, I think I got it now. Please, review.
> [patch deleted]
>> I also tried to make only one sweep over /var/db/pkg, but with uncommented
>> 'OPENSSL_INSTALLED+=' line (and corresponding '.if !defined' in
>> INDEX-7 was different. I could not trace down the reason.
> I have found why there is a difference in INDEX-7 generated with and without caching.
> Without cache security/p5-openxpki* (6 connected ports) are indexed as depending on
> both openssl-0.9.8h_1 and openssl-beta-0.9.8h_1 (beta is not actually installed),
> while with cache the second dependence is lost. This is due to WITH_OPENSSL_BETA
> defined in security/p5-openxpki/Makefile (master for other slave ports).
> So, Dirk, you are right, cashing breaks current behavior.

No, it means that you need to add extra checks to how the cached value 
is used.


> But now I wonder if the current behavior is correct and if security/p5-openxpki is
> correct. IMHO at least one of the two dependences is in err.
>> Best regards,
>> Vladimir
>>> Kris

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