Subject: Re: pkgsrc-2005Q3 SunOS 5.9/sparc bulk build results 2005-12-30
To: Jonathan Perkin <>
From: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>
List: pkgsrc-bulk
Date: 01/02/2006 14:00:06
On Mon, 2 Jan 2006 17:05:11 +0000
Jonathan Perkin <> wrote:
> > Can a SunOS person please tell me what library I need to include to
> > make this compile, please.  Thanks.
> Networking on Solaris requires -lsocket -lnsl.

Right.  A simple "grep -R LIBS.SunOS ." would have told me that if I
had thought of it.  Thanks.

> > Should I be changing my packages to not build on SunOS against those
> > versions or should I just wait for someone to fix those packages?
> Wait for someone to fix the packages.

That's what I thought.  I guess I will just have to put up with my name
showing up in the bulk build error logs until they get fixed.

D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>