Some programs need plugins etc that are developed in separate repositories.
graphics/nomacs is an example of this: it wants the
nomacs-plugins repository to be cloned into
This is how to do it:
In this case, the plugins are offered as an
OPTION. The tuple is therefore enabled by the
The syntax is as follows (spaces added for clarity, do not use spaces in production):
nomacs :nomacs-plugins:3.14:plugins/ImageLounge/plugins account:project :tag :group /subdir
Note that the
group identifier looks like it's a part of the subdir, but it is not.
PR 245110 has been filed to get this clarified in Porter's Handbook.