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Re: broken packages for 2012Q3

On Fri, Sep 28, 2012 at 10:36:56AM +0200, John Marino wrote:
 > >  >  I did fix it, here and here:
 > >Those are different issues...
 > Granted, but the point is that tcl-expat was working for me as a
 > result of the patches, which occurred after tcl85 upgrade.  So
 > either NetBSD had additional problems compared to DragonFly, or it
 > broke again after those commits for an unknown reason.  That's what
 > I meant.

Fair enough...

 > >I don't see why -- it is broken on NetBSD now, if you hack in a fix
 > >and the fix gets reverted, it will still be broken.
 > Here's why:
 > The added logic to handle is what broke it on all
 > platforms.  The logic was designed to detect which platforms
 > generated that library, but it was faulty.  As a result, it said
 > NetBSD should be generating it when it wasn't (and it shouldn't
 > generate on DragonFly when it was occurring).  Simply removing the
 > new makefile logic would restore the build on NetBSD.  DragonFly
 > wouldn't change either way.

Ah, I see what you mean.

Well, since jnemeth gets upset when anyone touches his packages, it
needs to wait for him...

David A. Holland

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