Subject: Re: pkgsrc-2004Q3 maintained?
To: None <netbsd-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Jorgen Lundman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/18/2004 12:42:48
Unrelated, but on a similar topic:
220 ftp.NetBSD.org FTP server (tnftpd 20040810) ready.
257 "/pub/NetBSD/packages/pkgsrc-2004Q3/NetBSD-2.0" is the current directory.
drwx------ 3 1127 netbsd 512 Oct 4 11:01 i386
ftp> cd i386
550 i386: Permission denied.
Roman Kennke wrote:
> Hi list,
> It has been announced, that the 2004Q3 branch of the pkgsrc
> tree is the current stable tree and that all maintainance
> takes place there. Does this mean that I can expect
> security updates and corrections be submitted there? I am
> asking because I noticed that for instance Mozilla Firefox
> is still at 0.10 there (which has security flaws according
> to audit-packages), and 0.10.1 is in the latest CVS of
> pkgsrc. There are other examples, like tiff-3.6.1. Should I
> submit bugs regarding these issues, or do I understand
> something wrong here? I don't like the idea of always
> running the latest CVS pkgsrc tree very much.
> Please point me to the proper list, if it isn't this one.
> Kind regards,
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