Subject: pkgsrc oddities
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Steve Bellovin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/28/2003 11:41:22
Because of the security problem in mozilla<1.5, I rebuilt it and
galeon. Of course, that got me into the usual dance of rebuilding
other packages. Two weird things have popped up.
First, galeon complains that the "compiled mozilla version != detected
mozilla_version": it doesn't seem able to determine the version of
Second, on 1.6.1 several packages used the pkgsrc version of openssl,
rather than the built-in one. Is this necessary?
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.research.att.com/~smb