USES vs BUILD_DEPENDS
deischen at freebsd.org
Sun Mar 29 17:16:31 UTC 2015
On Sun, 29 Mar 2015, Baptiste Daroussin wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 29, 2015 at 12:41:21PM -0400, Daniel Eischen wrote:
>> I have a port which needs pod2man just to build the man file
>> during installation. Why do I need USES= pod2man:perl5 just to
>> build the port? It doesn't seem feasible to use BUILD_DEPENDS
>> because there is no generic perl5 port.
> Have you tried using pod2mdoc ?
No, I didn't know about it, I will check it out. I searched other
ports (grep) and found pod2man used. My port's (internal)
doc/Makefile uses pod2man.
> Btw USES=pod2man:perl5 does not exists :)
Sorry, I meant USES= perl5.
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