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Re: [alpine-aports] [PATCH] testing/vim-gtk: new aport

From: Natanael Copa <>
Date: Tue, 23 Feb 2016 12:57:03 +0100

On Sun, 14 Feb 2016 11:03:11 +0000
Mark White <> wrote:

> Provides alternative to main/vim including gvim with gtk2.
> ---
> Not sure if this is a reasonable way to do an alternative build of a
> mainstream package, or whether I've described the "provides"
> relationship with main/vim sensibly: comments appreciated. Everything
> other than the GUI is equivalent to main/vim, including pkgrel.

I think we want build it in the main/vim package. Run a separate
configure && make and generate a -gtk subpackage or similar.

This is so we only need to rebuild/update one package.

We do simlar with zabbix for example which needs different builds for
different database backends.


Received on Tue Feb 23 2016 - 12:57:03 UTC