Ruslan Mahmatkhanov cvs-src at
Fri Nov 2 19:19:46 UTC 2012


Gerald Pfeifer wrote on 02.11.2012 13:26:
> Hi Ruslan,
> On Mon, 17 Sep 2012, Ruslan Mahmatkhanov wrote:
>> is there any possibility to also add something like
>> USE_FORTRAN_BUILD=[yes|g77|ifort] to make fortran build dependency
>> only? Many ports will benefit from this - anything, that depend on
>> math/py-numpy for example.
> we definitely can look into this.  But, how about the run-time
> dependency?  Those ports that you have in mind, don't they have
> any dependency on one of the GCC run-time libraries?
> Gerald

Hmm, you are right... I just deinstalled gcc-4.6.3 and got this when 
calling py-numpy:
ImportError: Shared object "" not found, required by 

I think that numpy will run fine w/o gcc, it's a C python extension in 
first place. Maybe that math/lapack dependency may be turned into an 

PS. And py-game failed to load too because it imports py-numpy. Chromium 
too. But deluge is runs fine w/o gcc, while I can't see where it grap 
this dependency... The same with chromium - it working

Anyway, I think this will be a useful feature, so it worth to implement.


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