Automating BLFS

M.Canales.es manuel at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Nov 28 10:10:47 PST 2005


El Lunes, 28 de Noviembre de 2005 16:33, Bruce Dubbs escribió:
> Jeremy Huntwork wrote:
> > Well, if you're concerned about disrupting automation, the prompt for
> > the choice could come right away, as soon as you enter make. It could
> > traverse the dependencies and make sure all necessary choices are made.
>
> Yes, this would be a nice option.  When given a choice, take both.  :)
>
> How about a switch/configuration option that would specify:
>
> CHOICE=default  or CHOICE=prompt  This could also be overridden by
> additional variables:
>
> MTA=postfix|sendmail|exim
> X=xorg|xfree86
> KERBEROS=heimdal|krb5
>
> other options could be
>
> QT=/opt|/usr
> KDE=/opt|/usr
>
> I'd also consider a variable
>
> OPTIONAL=packageA,packageB,...
>
> That would add in optional dependencies as desired by the user.
>
> These are the main alternative packages/options that I can remember off
> the top of my head.  I'd have to go through the book to get a
> comprehensive list, but we are just talking concepts right now.
>
>   -- Bruce

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