USES vs BUILD_DEPENDS
deischen at freebsd.org
Mon Mar 30 16:28:52 UTC 2015
On Mon, 30 Mar 2015, Mathieu Arnold wrote:
> +--On 29 mars 2015 12:41:21 -0400 Daniel Eischen <deischen at freebsd.org>
> | 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.
> You need:
> Because that's the right way to say you need Perl to build your port.
Ok, thanks! I'll try that.
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