Subject: Re: pkg/29026
To: None <,,>
From: Bernd Ernesti <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 06/30/2005 05:23:01
The following reply was made to PR pkg/29026; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Bernd Ernesti <>
To: "John D. Baker" <>
Subject: Re: pkg/29026
Date: Thu, 30 Jun 2005 07:21:48 +0200

 On Wed, Jun 29, 2005 at 06:34:16PM -0500, John D. Baker wrote:
 > On Wed, 29 Jun 2005, Bernd Ernesti wrote:
 > > But it made it into 29939, and there i told you it is a problem with your
 > > patch and asked on tech-pkg if someone has an idea how to solve the problem
 > > with the RCS Id.
 > I guess I forgot to edit the subject line again...
 > I didn't quite understand what you meant when you sent that, but I think
 > I do now.  Unless I am mistaken, by 'problem with your patch', I take
 > it that you are suggesting there is a problem with the '/usr/bin/patch'
 > executable on my systems.
 Yes, it seems that the MacOS patch(1) has a problem with that file.
 > I replaced the comms/minicom/patches/patch-ae file with the one you
 > attached.  I didn't bother generating a new SHA1 signature to put in
 > the 'distinfo' file, since none of the other patch files' SHA1 signatures
 > match what's in the 'distinfo' file anyway.
 They have to match, maybe you use something which doesn't produce the
 correct SHA1 signature, because your build output shows that only the
 new patch-ae doesn't match the stored signature.
 But then, the build should not continue because of that.
 I change the patch file and then close this and the other pr.