[Slackbuilds-users] the .info file

Mikko Varri vmj at linuxbox.fi
Thu Feb 25 23:32:57 UTC 2010

On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 10:34:51PM -0300, Leonardo wrote:
> some descriptions also contains the dependecies for correctly build the package.
> the .info filecontains almost everything needed to build the package.
> would be nice if .info file has an optional variable called REQUIRES
> listing the dependencies names.

I have no say in this, but *if* something akin to machine readable
dependency listing would ever be implemented at SBo, I would vote for
working with the slapt-get guys and use slack-required files.

I doubt that will ever happen, though.


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