Subject: Re: pkg/30129
To: None <,,>
From: John D. Baker <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 05/05/2005 17:20:01
The following reply was made to PR pkg/30129; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: "John D. Baker" <>
Subject: Re: pkg/30129
Date: Thu, 5 May 2005 11:59:08 -0500 (CDT)

 MacOS X (at least in 10.2.8) does not support the poll() API.  Instead,
 it uses select().
 audio/arts appears to depend explicitly on poll() and provides no
 option for select().
 Apple Technical Note 2071:
 discusses this and suggests using:
 to satisfy such requirements.
 Testing underway now...
 John D. Baker, KN5UKS                    NetBSD     Darwin/MacOS X
 jdbaker(at)mylinuxisp(dot)com                 OpenBSD            FreeBSD
 BSD -- It just sits there and _works_!