[Slackbuilds-users] Very simple way of finding dependency

Willy Sudiarto Raharjo willysr at slackbuilds.org
Wed Sep 13 12:35:16 UTC 2017

> In addition, I think we should add a PROVIDES file or something that has
> the output of /var/log/packages/$PKG. That way if you get an error with
> a program that 'libjli.so' is not found and you search SBo, you'll find
> the 'jdk' package provides this.

Please note that we don't provides binary packages like ARCH Linux. We
only provide scripts to build a source into a package.

Another thing to consider is that the resulting files may be different
from one to another due to optional dependencies installed on each
machines. It would be a nightmare for maintainer to track all files for
each combination of optional dependencies

Willy Sudiarto Raharjo

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 195 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
URL: <http://lists.slackbuilds.org/pipermail/slackbuilds-users/attachments/20170913/61356ead/attachment.asc>

More information about the SlackBuilds-users mailing list