Dependencies for dns/unbound

Michael Powell nightrecon at
Mon Jun 4 16:18:44 UTC 2012

Rada alive wrote:

> I was hoping to test dns/unbound as a lighter-weight DNS cache service to
> replace BIND. A few hours into "make install" i decided to abort and have
> a look at the dependencies.
> Can someone tell me why a DNS server needs packages like "graphics/jpeg"
> and "x11/randrproto"?

This I do not know.

> Is there a way to build unbound on my system without all the trash?

Try placing WITHOUT_X11= yes in /etc/make.conf

> I tried emailing the port maintainer but my message bounced back.


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