Subject: Re: pkg/34217: lang/python23 and lang/python24 fails to build on
To: None <gnats-bugs@NetBSD.org>
From: Raymond Meyer <email@example.com>
Date: 08/20/2006 02:37:20
On Sat, 19 Aug 2006 12:55:06 +0000 (UTC)
Joerg Sonnenberger <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> The following reply was made to PR pkg/34217; it has been noted by GNATS.
> From: Joerg Sonnenberger <email@example.com>
> To: gnats-bugs@NetBSD.org
> Subject: Re: pkg/34217: lang/python23 and lang/python24 fails to build on
> Sparc Solaris 10
> Date: Sat, 19 Aug 2006 14:50:04 +0200
> On Wed, Aug 16, 2006 at 08:45:03PM +0000, Raymond Meyer wrote:
> > > No, it is expected behaviour. foo % arg with foo as string is evaluated
> > > like sprintf in C, so any % in foo has to be quoted as %%.
> > OK, then I should pass '-xbuiltin=%all' compiler flag as '-xbuiltin=\%
> > all', thus escaping '%' char.
> I'd still ask you to submit a Python PR, so that they investigate
> possible quoting upstream, but this is most likely beyond the scope of
I have, apparently they already know about the problem and I think it has been
fixed in their development tree.