r7631 - in trunk/BOOK: . general/graphlib introduction/welcome

DJ Lucas dj at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Nov 29 09:39:56 PST 2008


Randy McMurchy wrote:
> ken at linuxfromscratch.org wrote:
>   
>> Author: ken
>> Date: 2008-11-28 16:01:11 -0700 (Fri, 28 Nov 2008)
>> New Revision: 7631
>>
>> Modified:
>>    trunk/BOOK/general.ent
>>    trunk/BOOK/general/graphlib/lcms.xml
>>    trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
>> Log:
>> lcms update.
>>
>> -./configure --prefix=/usr &&
>> +<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --with-python &&
>>  make</userinput></screen>
>>  
>> +
>> +    <para><parameter>--with-python</parameter>: Omit this if you did not install
>> +    Python and SWIG.</para>
>>     
>
> Policy for BLFS has always been to not place optional dependencies
> directly on the configure line. In this case, it may be best to
> remove the --with-python and change the wording of the explanation
> to "Add this if you have SWIG installed".
>   
Just a clarification, append to the first sentence "unless it is a 
_recommended_ dependency."  The appended text does not apply in this 
case, just wanted to clarify on the list in case somebody stumbles 
across it.

-- DJ Lucas


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