Subject: Re: Solaris 10 problems
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List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 06/23/2006 12:11:27
First of all, this list is for reports using GNATS (e.g. send-pr from
NetBSD base or the web frontend), not for direct bug reports.

On Fri, Jun 23, 2006 at 11:48:44AM +0400, Sergey Matveychuk wrote:
> I've found a few problems with current pkgsrc on Solaris 10:
> 1) A problem in pkgsrc/Makefile with 'echo -n'. Only /usr/ucd/echo
> respect -n flag on Solaris. As I can see the problem is absent in mk/*.

echo is explicitly expected to be a shell internal. Use a different

> 2) cd x11/dtx11session; bmake describe
> /usr/bin/env: No such file or directory
> dtxsession-1.0|/usr/pkgsrc/x11/dtx11session|/usr/dt|Launch a X11 session
> from CDE login
> service|/usr/pkgsrc/x11/dtx11session/DESCR||x11|/usr/bin/env:
> No such file or directory
> /usr/bin/env: No such file or directory
> /usr/bin/env: No such file or directory
> gcc3-c-3.3.5nb1 gettext-lib-0.14.5 gmake-3.81 libiconv-1.10nb3
> libtool-base-1.5.22nb3 pkg_install-info-4.5nb3|/usr/bin/env: No such
> file or directory
> |SunOS-*-*|any

No /usr/bin/env?! Is it somewhere else?

> The problem is only with the port.
> 3) At the end of building of PKGDB I got:
> Reading database file
> /usr/bin/nawk: input record `depends meta-pkgs/xf...' too long
>  input record number 49320, file /usr/pkgsrc/PKGDB
>  source line number 195
> *** Error code 2

Yeah, the limits of certain commands on Solaris are infamous.