Installing zstd CMake files

mcalhoun at mcalhoun at
Wed May 10 16:40:25 UTC 2023

Thank you for the suggestion.
However, the variant would have to be default, which would still require cmake, which could still lead to circular dependency with clang.


> On May 10, 2023, at 9:35 AM, Jason Liu <jasonliu at> wrote:
> Would it make sense to make it into a variant, instead of a separate subport?
> -- 
> Jason Liu
> On Wed, May 10, 2023 at 1:16 AM <mcalhoun at <mailto:mcalhoun at>> wrote:
>> The package opencolorio uses CMake to find minizip-ng.
>> The minizip-ng’s CMake files assume that the CMake files of zstd exist.
>> However, the CMake files of zstd are installed if and only if zstd is built with CMake (*not* make).
>> According to the of zstd, "`make` is the officially maintained build system of this project.”
>> Further, zstd is a dependency of clang.
>> My proposed solution is to create a subport of zstd that just installed the CMake files
>> (
>> This is *far* from an ideal solution, and I was hoping someone else would have a better idea.
>> Thanks,
>> Marcus

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