Subject: Re: 3.0.1 and pkgsrc problems
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Huub <email@example.com>
Date: 09/23/2006 18:40:01
Martijn van Buul wrote:
> It occurred to me that Huub wrote in gmane.os.netbsd.ports.x86-64:
>>> Full error please. Considering your flipping back-and-forth between pkgsrc
>>> versions, are your packages up to date? What does lintpkgsrc -i say?
>> OK, here's the result of lintpkgsrc -i:
>> MesaLib 6.4.2nb2 vs. 6.4.2nb1
>> cairo 1.2.4nb2 1.0.4nb1
>> fixesproto 3.0.2nb1 3.0.2
>> fontconfig 2.4.0nb1 2.3.2nb3
>> freetype2 2.2.1nb2 2.2.1
>> glitz 0.5.6nb2 0.4.4nb4
>> m4 1.4.6 1.4.4
>> xdg-dirs 1.4 1.3
>> zip 2.32 2.31
> These are all potential problems for the future, but it doesn't seem to
> make much of a difference; I can reproduce your problem. It seems to have
> been caused by the recent security pullup in 2006Q2 a few days ago. Since you
> mailed this to the wrong mailinglist, the chance that this will be picked up
> automagically is small. Please file a PR, and make sure you include
> work/.build.log and work/mozilla/config.log. Also note that your problem
> is caused by pullup ticket 1826.
> In the mean time, pkgsrc-current's firefox will work, and you could revert
> back to the previous version of firefox (126.96.36.199) by doing something like
> cvs update -r188.8.131.52 Makefile-firefox.common
> cvs update -r184.108.40.206 distinfo
> in /usr/pkgsrc/www/firefox, and try rebuilding after that.
> However, this will leave you with an outdated (and vulnerable) version of
> Firefox, so it may not be what you want.
> Either way, I'd really suggest you stop switching back and forth between
> pkgsrc releases; it only makes things worse.
I'd like to file a PR, but: to what group/list should I post it? How do
I file a PR?