Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/devel/libtool
To: None <tech-pkg@NetBSD.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/12/2003 11:04:39
On Fri, 12 Dec 2003, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> $ pkg_info -L libtool-base | fgrep / | xargs grep bsdi4
> Those above should be "bsdi*". (The patches fixed other things too.)
> I will look at this further. But can anyone share any suggestions or
> advice on fixing those?
Thinking about this more. It seems like a waste of time to continue to
patch old libtool.
I also have patches for BSD/OS support for libtool-1.4.2 which have
various differences to libtool-1.4. And I can provide the fixes for
Will the new libtool version 1.5 in pkgsrc use the original distfile or
will it be a custom NetBSD tarball (like now)?
If it will use original distfile, should we consider importing libtool
version 1.5 to pkgsrc-wip?
Or even if we do use a custom distfile, maybe we should begin with it
(using original source) at pkgsrc-wip. So developed can be seen and used
Is there any expected date with libtool 1.5 will be ready for pkgsrc?
Jeremy C. Reed