[Xfce4-commits] CVS: xfce4/xfwm4-themes/themes/gorilla Makefile.am, 1.3, 1.4 Makefile.in, 1.7, 1.8

Brad Cowan bcowan at gentoo.org
Sun Apr 25 05:07:17 CEST 2004

On Sat, 2004-04-24 at 17:32, Moritz Heiber wrote:

> With all due respect, but I don't see a single reason for introducing an 
> absolutely useless dependency on a tool that has just been written 
> because some BSD guys thought they'd better stay away from GNU tar 
> developement.
> As for Lunar Linux and many other distributions there is no 'pax' 
> module/application yet but there is tar on almost any box I can imagine. 
> I'd really like to see that 'pax' requirement to be removed to make 
> future Xfce packages are going to work out on _any_ system they are 
> installed on.
> Regards,
> Moritz

I agree fully, there's no pax on Gentoo and the only build available is
masked out.

Brad Cowan <bcowan at gentoo.org>
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