Subject: Re: pkgsrc/solaris problem
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Jonathan Perkin <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/07/2004 18:05:26
* On 2004-01-07 at 17:57 GMT, Hubert Feyrer wrote:

> rfhpc8317% cd ../../lang/sun-jdk13/
> rfhpc8317% bmake show-license
> /bin/sh: test: argument expected
> *** Error code 1

Broken default shell in current version of bootstrap-pkgsrc bmake.
Most of us Solaris users have local patches to fix this (so that ksh
is used instead) while someone finishes up merging latest bmake to
bootstrap (*ahem*, I will finish that sometime, honest!)

> In general, I'm *very* *very* impressed by pkgsrc on solaris.

Indeed, it's coming along nicely.

Jonathan Perkin                         <>
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