On Fri, Sep 11, 2009 at 11:06 PM, John W <jwde...@gmail.com> wrote: > I'm just learning the guts of how ports work, and wonder: > > How do ports specify that "any one of X, Y, Z " would satisfy a dependency. > > For instance, when I build graphics/jalbum, it says it requires jdk16. > I would rather use diablo-jdk16, since I find it faster and it is > easier to install. >
Whoops - in particular graphics/jalbum has the line: JAVA_VENDOR = bsdjava So it seems that special JAVA_XXX variables are used to solve the problem in this particular case. However, I would still like to know what (if any) general support there is for this kind of problem. -John _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"