[pacman-dev] [PATCH] add support for .so dependencies

Christoph Schied Christoph.Schied at uni-ulm.de
Sat Aug 15 11:13:07 EDT 2009

On Sat, Aug 15, 2009 at 02:51:15PM +0000, matthewbruenig at gmail.com wrote:
> When I worked on zenwalk's buildpkg which is basically a port of makepkg, 
> we had something like this to find dependencies. It is painfully slow on  
> applications of any significant size. Not a good idea.

I think it shouldn't that much of a problem, thats what we have split
packages for, and one could disable the feature for big packages
(thinking of texlive and that stuff).

greetings, Christoph Schied

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