+no_x11 as default
allbery.b at gmail.com
Thu Aug 9 07:39:40 PDT 2012
On Thu, Aug 9, 2012 at 10:30 AM, Federico Calboli <f.calboli at gmail.com>wrote:
> > Yes and no. "No" because +no_x11 is deprecated and being removed from
> the ports that still have it;
> Ok, so what happens when ghostscript, ImageMagick, libsdl etc switch
> option? I ask because:
I'm not sure how that fits into the deprecation (which is a general thing;
the "+no_" pattern is what's actually deprecated. In any case, you don't
want to replace, you want to add: that is, since ports are switching to
using +quartz instead of +no_x11 but +no_x11 is still in use, you want all
three variants in variants.conf: +no_x11 -x11 +quartz.
will the +no_x11 be automagically transformed in -x11?
variants.conf won't cause any already installed ports to change at all,
under any circumstances; it only applies to newly installed ports.
> just to check: +quartz is meant to indicate I installed XQuartz myself and
> that macports will not try to install any X related packages? I damn
No, +quartz means use Aqua (OS X native) graphics instead of X11. MacPorts
will never use XQuartz or (when present) the system X11.
brandon s allbery allbery.b at gmail.com
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