Bug 223502

Summary: ports-mgmt/pkg: partially wrong warning: "package installs C/C++ headers or libtool files, which are often architecture specific"
Product: Ports & Packages Reporter: Yuri Victorovich <yuri>
Component: Individual Port(s)Assignee: freebsd-pkg (Nobody) <pkg>
Status: New ---    
Severity: Affects Only Me CC: mat, ports-bugs
Priority: ---    
Version: Latest   
Hardware: Any   
OS: Any   

Description Yuri Victorovich freebsd_committer 2017-11-07 22:52:30 UTC
NO_ARCH triggered this message:

> ===>  Building package for libsimdpp-2.0
> pkg-static: DEVELOPER_MODE: Warning: arch "FreeBSD:10:*" -- package installs C/C++ headers or libtool files,
> **** which are often architecture specific

It is partially wrong in that C/C++ headers installed by packages are virtually always architecture-neutral, so this warning shouldn't be triggered by headers.