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To:Alexey Dokuchaev From:Sahil Tandon Subject:Re: cvs commit: ports/devel/adime Makefile ports/x11-wm/icewm Makefile ports/graphics/scr2png Makefile ports/x11/xbindkeys Makefile Date:Sun, 19 Feb 2012 15:39:38 -0500

On Sun, 2012-02-19 at 19:11:06 +0000, Alexey Dokuchaev wrote:

> ...
> > > Technically, since there is no supporting infrastructure to
> > > ensure if some app really requires particular shlib version or
> > > not (and I personally do not see how it can be implemented
> > > automatically for any arbitrary port out there), the whole issue
> > > right now is little more than a matter of personal preference.
> >
> > Emphasis on 'personal preference'.
> No sure I quite understand what do you mean. Perhaps you could
> elaborate?

I am not sure why you could not parse the above. You already
acknowledged that the issue is "little more than a matter of personal

> So far it seems that my assessments are not being counterargued with
> valid technical points and facts.

Let me point you, once again, to the thread on freebsd-ports in which
arguments have already been made against specifying library numbers in
LIB_DEPENDS. For me, mi@ and dougb@'s arguments are more compelling
than yours.

Sahil Tandon
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