Some questions when building BLFS-dev(svn)
bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Wed Feb 10 07:56:36 PST 2010
Dmitry Sokolov wrote:
> When i building some package, this package have a Recommended, Optional and Required packages.
> Can you answer me Yes or No or When on my questions.
> 1. Required packages needs to installed before current package?: I think, YES.
> 2. When Recommended package needs installed before or after cur. pkg.? Can i install it later?
Generally no. The package will be listed as a runtime only package if
it can be built later.
> 3. Optional packages are not required now, while installing cur. pkg.? Can i install it later?
If you install later, you need to rebuild the package.
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