Let's talk about subversion/svn

Paul Schmehl pschmehl_lists at tx.rr.com
Mon Nov 19 18:42:46 UTC 2012

--On November 19, 2012 8:57:37 AM +0100 olli hauer <ohauer at gmx.de> wrote:

> For most ports you can find the answer of dependency directly in the
> source. Example subversion:
> $> cd devel/subversion
> $> make extract
> $> less work/subversion-1.7.7/INSTALL
> Subversion also depends on the following third-party libraries:
>       * SQLite  (REQUIRED for client and server)
>       * libz  (REQUIRED for client and server)
>       * libapr and libapr-util (REQUIRED for client and server)
>       * libserf or libneon  (OPTIONAL for client)
> ...

Well sure, but then you have to see the dependencies for SQLite, libz, 
libapr and libserf, and before you're done you've traversed over half the 
ports tree.

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