Dependency on sysutils/cdrtools vs sysutils/cdrtools-devel

Chris Rees crees at
Sun Aug 12 13:26:24 UTC 2012

On 12 August 2012 14:18, Jerry <jerry at> wrote:
> The sysutils/xcdroast port will not build with the
> sysutils/cdrtools-devel port installed. It wants the sysutils/cdrtools
> port. Unfortunately, that port does not contain the latest version of
> "CDDA2WAV". This causes the "xcdroast" program to complain and I am
> forced to use the "-n" flag to get the program to run. The
> sysutils/k3b-kde4 port might also have the same limitation. I have not
> actually checked it out.
> Is there any specific reason why the port(s) cannot build with the
> sysutils/cdrtools-devel port?

I think you're better off asking upstream; there's no problem as far
as ports is concerned; the dependency is on the executable cdrecord,
which is present in both packages.


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