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Re: htop installation from package (using pkgin) broken on NetBSD 6.0

On Fri, Dec 07, 2012 at 07:35:18PM +0300, Aleksey Cheusov wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 7, 2012 at 7:17 PM, Manuel Bouyer 
> <> wrote:
> > AFAIK it's a mixture of uploads from different sources.
> Can we stop doing so?
> > nyftp would be a better start to have something coherent.
> IMHO "ftp vs. nyftp" just adds unnecessary complexity to the users.
> Can we always use ftp as a primary upload place for packages?

This would make my life easier too, but this is up to admins.

> > Can you sum up what the problem on the build hosts(s) would be ?
> > I can't parse the pkg_* outputs you posted.
> There is one package (ncurses) both in i386 and amd64 repo having
> REQUIRES=/usr/lib/lib{menu,form}.so.5
> entry which is used by pkgin and nih and pkgin warns about
> missing libraries during installation.
> Neither and
> are a part of NetBSD-6 base.
> According to OS_VERSION all packages were rebuild using 6.0.
> I guess these two libraries appeared in build tree due to update from
> 5.{0,1} to 6.0.

I'll check the TNF build boxes.

> TODO: fix build tree (at least remove these libs or recreate it from scratch),
> rebuild ncurses and upload
> ncurses package and updated pkg_summary.*
> I don't know who is pkgmastr@, and thought this is you. Maybe riz@?

Is it an email address, or a user on ftp.nb.o ?

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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