libidn2 drags in ruby and friends

Herbert J. Skuhra herbert at
Wed Jul 26 09:48:15 UTC 2017

On Wed, 26 Jul 2017, Herbert J. Skuhra wrote:

> On Wed, 26 Jul 2017, 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
>> /usr/ports/dns/libidn2/Makefile:
>>    BUILD_DEPENDS=  ronn:textproc/rubygem-ronn
>> All that just to build manual pages and i can not even opt out?  this is
>> not helpful.
> Maybe the attach will do.

s/attach/attached patch/

But maybe you should use packages or build your ports with poudriere. 
e.g: groff was removed in HEAD and installing opensmtpd will install groff 
and lots of programs you normally don't need on a mail server.


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