[107528] trunk/dports/textproc/intltool/Portfile

Joshua Root jmr at macports.org
Wed Jul 3 00:53:48 PDT 2013

On 2013-7-3 04:20 , Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia wrote:
> On Jul 1, 2013, at 11:00 PM, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at macports.org> wrote:
>>>> and also ensure using the active_variants portgroup that the variant selected in each port is the same as the variant used in the intltool port?
>>> Again, why would that be?
>> Because all ports using intltool are already required to add this line:
>> INTLTOOL_PERL=${prefix}/bin/perl5.12
> Gah... That is stupid.  Why was this hackery propagated so far.  The real fix should be fixing that stupid autoconf macro and autoreconf-ing those ports.

Yes, we should try to get a proper fix in upstream, but running
autoreconf isn't any easier than adding this line.

- Josh

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