[crux-devel] Adding a "recompile" meta field to Pkgfiles

Emmanuel Benisty benisty.e at gmail.com
Fri Jan 2 15:04:09 UTC 2015

On Fri, Jan 2, 2015 at 12:59 PM, Leo Unglaub <leo at leo-unglaub.net> wrote:
> Hey guys,
> i want to propose a "recompile" meta field in Pkgfiles that would list
> packages that need to be rebuild after an update of the current package.
> This would be very handy specially for the XFCE4 ports with i would love
> to take over and maintain. But thats another topic ;)
> What are your thoughts on that one? An example would look like that:
>> # Description: PolarSSL - Straightforward, Secure Communication
>> # URL: https://polarssl.org/
>> # Maintainer: Leo Unglaub, leo at leo-unglaub dot net
>> # Developer: Paul Bakker, p.j.bakker at offspark dot com
>> # Depends on: cmake
>> # Recompile: hiawatha

How about you just bump $release when you need a rebuild?

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