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Re: [alpine-aports] main/libspf2: 'spfquery' binary moved to -query subpackage, other binary examples are removed

From: Timo Teras <>
Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2016 10:29:41 +0200

On Wed, 20 Jan 2016 13:15:30 +0200
Valery Kartel <> wrote:

> It does not compile with --disable-static, because *_static binaties
> are compiled automatically. So we just delete /usr/bin folder after
> moving spfquery to subpackage.


> And about spfd: it's an example code, A brief description from spfd.c:
> * This program is really a badly smashed together copy of spfquery.c
> and
> * the public domain "helloserver" example daemon.
> *
> * Implements a skeleton of a single process iterative server
> * daemon.
> Patch remained unchanged, so you can take it as is.

But I want to keep spfd. It's standard interface. There's several
implementations but the "badly smashed together copy" outperforms the
perl and python alternatives.

Perhaps make it -tools subpackage and put both spfd and spfdquery into

If there's name conflict, you can rename it to spfd.libspf2 or similar.


Received on Thu Jan 21 2016 - 10:29:41 GMT