zlib depends on py27-numpy?

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Mon Sep 10 01:55:37 PDT 2012

On Sep 9, 2012, at 20:29, Christoph Deil wrote:

> could someone please explain why zlib depends on py27-numpy (see below)?
> That shouldn't be the case according to port rdeps and port info, I believe.
> What am I missing?

I cannot explain that. The zlib port has never used anything Python, to my recollection. There's no way it could, since python27 depends on zlib, so that would be a circular dependency, which MacPorts cannot handle.

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