Subject: Re: OS X pkgsrc fun
To: Dan Winship <>
From: grant beattie <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/24/2003 17:46:59
On Mon, Sep 15, 2003 at 12:41:20AM +0000, Dan Winship wrote:

> > I believe someone was working on libtool 1.5 integration, yes. don't
> > let this stop you from identifying which fixes we need, though, as I
> > don't know how far off we are from importing libtool 1.5.
> OK, this turned out to be pretty simple. Just needed a slightly newer
> version of the Darwin patches we already had.

if they work, please commit them :-)

> > that is very cool. how many local hacks^wpatches did you need? ;-) and
> > if so, we should get them in pkgsrc for all to enjoy!
> I have patches to bzip2, libiconv, gettext-lib, glib2, libgnome,
> libgnomeui, libgtop2, pango, Xft2, libgnomeprint, libgnomeprintui,
> gnome-vfs2, gnome2-control-center, and gtk2, but they're all pretty
> small. What is the right way to deal with them? File PRs? Mail to
> tech-pkg/packages/ individual maintainers? Just commit?

mmm, lots of patches. :)

if you're confident they don't break anything, I'd say just commit
them, and mail to tech-pkg@ if you're not that confident :-)

thanks for your efforts on this!