Adding dependencies using qt5 portgroup

Marcus Calhoun-Lopez mcalhoun at
Sat Jan 6 16:45:50 UTC 2018

Sorry for the delay in getting this done.
Hopefully, it is fixed in
qt5.depends_runtime_component sqlite-plugin
to the Portfile should now add qt5-sqlite-plugin (or
qt5X-sqlite-plugin) as a runtime dependency.


On Fri, Jan 5, 2018 at 3:27 AM, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at> wrote:
> On Dec 19, 2017, at 06:51, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> On Dec 14, 2017, at 19:02, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>>> I understand that when I'm using the qt5 portgroup and I want to add a library dependency on a Qt component, I should use qt5.depends_component instead of depends_lib-append, and that when I want to add a build dependency I should use qt5.depends_build_component instead of depends_build-append.
>>> I'm trying to make those changes in the QupZilla port, but I currently add a runtime dependency on qt5-sqlite-plugin. I don't see a way in the qt5 portgroup to add a runtime dependency on a Qt component. What should I do?
>> Any guidance on this?
> Was this use case not anticipated when designing the portgroup? Can it simply not handle this right now? Can it be added to the portgroup?
> Marcus, you designed the portgroup, so I'm hoping you'll have some input.

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