Circular port dependency

Volodymyr Kostyrko c.kworr at
Fri Jan 11 09:55:29 UTC 2013

11.01.2013 03:21, George Mitchell:
> I grabbed the ports tree as of 308518, the RELEASE_9_1_0 tag.

The current and supported version of ports is HEAD.

> devel/libtool won't build, because it requires autom4te during the

Can you provide some logs showing how it can't be built?

> configure phase.  So I put "BUILD_DEPENDS= autom4te:devel/autoconf"
> in the Makefile.  But autoconf depends on gmake, which depends on
> gettext, which depends on libiconv, which depends on libtool.
> What to do?

Sphinx of black quartz, judge my vow.

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