[Libreoffice] ok to use MacPorts for dependencies??
lohmaier+libreoffice at googlemail.com
Sun Jan 23 07:28:19 PST 2011
On Sun, Jan 23, 2011 at 9:16 AM, Jonathan Aquilina
<eagles051387 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 1/23/11 3:43 AM, David Dumaresq wrote:
> 1. coreutils (from MacPorts)
You don't need those at all
> 2. pkgconfig (from MacPorts)
You don't need this either 
> 3. automake (from MacPorts)
You definitely don't need that
> 4. wget (from MacPorts)
You definietly don't need that.
> 5. libidl (from MacPorts)
You don't need this 
> 6. Archive::Zip for perl (from cpan)
You definietly don't need this.
> 7. GIT (http://code.google.com/p/git-osx-installer/)
You need this (unless you want to download hundreds of megabytes again
> 8. Mac OS X 10.4 SDK (from XCode install)
You need this.
This isn't any better.
I wrote this so often already:
Using system hunspell on mac is stupid, no mac user will have hunspell
installed on the system. So compiling agains system version is the
same as disabling it.
Automake/autoconf, m4, coreutils, libgmp, iconv: All useless, not needed.
 You don't need /any/ external dependency unless you want to
compile mozilla/seamonkey from scratch (i.e. when not using
Then you /need/: libIDL and glib2 and gettext (and pkg-config for convenience).
All the other stuff is useless and not needed at all.
But you should get ccache as well, to speed up subsequent builds
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