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Re: broken packages for 2012Q3

On Sat, Sep 29, 2012 at 10:19:00PM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 29, 2012 at 01:14:43PM -0700, Jeff Rizzo wrote:
> > On 9/29/12 12:52 PM, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> > >On Sat, Sep 29, 2012 at 12:48:14PM -0700, Jeff Rizzo wrote:
> > >>But it *is* a big deal, because the package isn't building.  Hence,
> > >>we may not have an easy path to Xen when 6.0 releases.
> > >How does this prevent the package from building ? I installed xen*41 from
> > >pkgsrc-current a few days ago, and I didn't have problems.
> > >
> > 
> > It's failing on all pkgsrc bulk builds since 2012Q2 was cut, so at
> > least there won't be binary pkgs available.  Someone suggested to me
> > to remove PKG_DEVELOPER=yes to work around it, but that doesn't seem
> > to have fixed anything, at least in my builds.
> I don't have this problem. I'll double-check that my pkgsrc is up to date,
> but I guess you still have PKG_DEVELOPER defined somewhere.

I see that the TNF package builders have PKG_DEVELOPER=yes. They should
probably not. AFAIK the goal of these systems is to produce binary packages,
not to debug pkgsrc. Also this may partially explain why they're so slow
building packages.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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