[haiku-development] Re: Package Management - devel or not to devel?

  • From: John Scipione <jscipione@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 4 Sep 2013 01:10:00 -0400

On Wednesday, September 4, 2013, scottmc wrote:
>
> The negative use case is that when you build something that optionally
>> requires a package...
>>
>
> Your negative use case doesn't apply here.  If you are building something
> and it has a specific build requirement, you simply define those in the
> .recipe file as being required...
>

I think you missed the /optionally required/ part, AFAIK Haiku's package
manager doesn't solve this any better than Linux distros do, if it does
than I withdraw my complaint.

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