Subject: Re: Tiff package
To: None <>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/16/2005 21:18:00
On Sat, 2005-01-15 at 10:20 -0600, wrote:
> The tiff 3.7.1 package is causing problems for me. Now, all of my WindowMaker docked icons have a black background.
> I'm using NetBSD 2.0 and originally installed binaries from pkgsrc2004-q4. However, with the tiff 3.6 security breach I updated to tiff 3.7.1 via pkgsrc. I did a pkg_delete -fdv /var/bd/pkg/tiff*, then make install while in the tiff directory of pkgsrc.
> Now, all the WindowMaker icons have a black background to them.

I've seen this too.

> I had this problem with FreeBSD as well. If I remember, the bug was fixed with some patch about "transparency."

If you'd file a PR with a pointer to the appropriate patch, that could
be excellent :)

Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
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