libidn2 drags in ruby and friends
tz at FreeBSD.org
Wed Jul 26 08:08:43 UTC 2017
On 26.07.2017 09:11, Randy Bush wrote:
> it just wanted an upgrade of libidn2, but decided to install ruby and
> all her friends
> ===>>> The following actions will be taken if you choose to proceed:
> Upgrade libidn2-2.0.2 to libidn2-2.0.3
> Install textproc/rubygem-ronn
> Install devel/ruby-gems
> Install lang/ruby23
> Install devel/libunwind
> Install devel/rubygem-mustache
> Install textproc/rubygem-rdiscount
> Install www/rubygem-hpricot
> BUILD_DEPENDS= ronn:textproc/rubygem-ronn
> All that just to build manual pages and i can not even opt out? this is
> not helpful.
ronn is an official build dependency. So its not false.
Yes it is "only" for man-pages - but they are important. But i get your
point. If you provide a patch or at least a PR we can surely find a
solution to make man/ronn optional.
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