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Re: Why is www/midori kept on old version 0.4.9?
On 25 November 2014 at 13:17, Thomas Mueller <mueller6724%bellsouth.net@localhost> wrote:
> On 25 November 2014 at 03:19, Thomas Mueller <mueller6724%bellsouth.net@localhost> wrote:
>> I see on browsing the changes in pkgsrc
>> Updated www/midori to 0.4.9nb17 [wiz 2014-11-24]
>> But midori is up to 0.5.9
>> Curiosity gets the better of me on why pkgsrc keeps updating an old version.
> Ottavio Caruso responded:
>> Even the 0.5.x branch is not that new. The timestamp is 17-May-2013 .
>> It doesn't seem midori is getting much attention upstream.
>> You can always try and hack the Makefile to point to the newer
>> binaries and see if they compile.
> I believe midori 0.5.9 is rather new, noticed it first on freshports.org .
> That is for FreeBSD ports, from which I built midori 0.5.8 largely to compare to 0.5.5 on System Rescue CD.
> I could look at the Makefiles for both pkgsrc and FreeBSD ports if I would try to build 0.5.9 for NetBSD.
Check one of my previous posts on this list about Midori segfaulting (
a bug report should also be there). You might have to load
dependencies from wip/.
Let us know if and how it worked.
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