larryv at macports.org
Mon Jul 22 21:00:57 PDT 2013
On Jul 22, 2013, at 5:41 PM, Joshua Root <jmr at macports.org> wrote:
> On 2013-7-22 22:56 , Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> True… However we've made that mistake in virtually every other port that has subports. And nobody on OS X would get an extra port installed, since everyone on OS X already has /usr/bin/unzip. So I'm not terribly concerned about the extra dependency.
> And the stub depends on a subport which does use unzip.
All true. I just did it for "correctness"; there was no practical reason.
>> Rather than fix this in every port, I think it would be possible to fix it centrally in the portgroup, just as the portgroup already centrally clears distfiles for you in the stub port.
> Nobody suggested fixing it in every port. It's really not worth the
> effort of doing anything in the portgroup either. But there's no harm in
> putting use_zip inside the if block.
No fear; I'm certainly not going to run around "fixing" every port.
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