Subject: Re: Updating Perl in pkgsrc-2004Q4
To: John Klos <email@example.com>
From: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/07/2005 22:20:15
On Fri, Jan 07, 2005 at 10:56:59AM -0800, John Klos wrote:
> Does anyone see any problems with the idea of manually updating and
> building the latest Perl without the security issues and using that to do
> bulk package builds with pkgsrc-2004Q4?
> I can't see any value whatsoever in having all of the Perl dependent
> packages built based on an insecure Perl, and I don't feel like waiting
> around until someone pulls a fixed Perl into 2004Q4.
Then maybe request the pullup yourself ?
The packages in the pkgsrc-2004Q4 directory should be built only from the
branch, otherwise it's not worth having a branch at all.
Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference