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Date:      Tue, 23 Oct 2018 13:45:26 +0200
From:      Tomasz CEDRO <tomek@cedro.info>
To:        Polytropon <freebsd@edvax.de>
Cc:        mayuresh@kathe.in,  FreeBSD Questions Mailing List <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>, owner-freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: package : chez-scheme-9.5 : x11 dependencies : why?
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Awsome! Tanks Poly! :-)

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CeDeROM, SQ7MHZ, http://www.tomek.cedro.info

wt., 23 pa=C5=BA 2018, 12:36 u=C5=BCytkownik Polytropon <freebsd@edvax.de> =
napisa=C5=82:

> On Tue, 23 Oct 2018 08:17:25 +0200, Tomasz CEDRO wrote:
> > Maybe this is a good time to ask: is for PKG possible or can be possibl=
e
> in
> > future to support different package variants / build options? :-)
>
> Yes, "pkg flavors" is the surrounding concept here. It will
> allow you to select from more than one set of build options
> for a certain package. It's comparable to the "-no-x11" or
> "-without-gui" or "de-" packages that already existed in
> ye olden pkg_* times, but it will be much more versatile.
>
> This concept is explained for ports, but will arrive in binary
> packages too, if I understand the improvement in pkg right:
> The regular build structure will build (sub-)packages according
> to "flavored Makefiles", and those can then be obtained from
> the regular repositories. The dependency resolution will then
> act according to the actual dependencies.
>
> The following resources might be interesting:
>
> https://www.freebsd.org/doc/en/books/porters-handbook/flavors.html
>
> https://wiki.freebsd.org/Ports/FlavorsAndSubPackages
>
> https://forums.freebsd.org/threads/how-to-go-with-flavor.65669/
>
>
> --
> Polytropon
> Magdeburg, Germany
> Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0
> Andra moi ennepe, Mousa, ...
>



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