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Re: pkg/50105: Update pkgsrc/www/elinks from 0.12pre6 to 0.13 to fix SSL Error
The following reply was made to PR pkg/50105; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: atomicules <base%atomicules.co.uk@localhost>
Cc: pkg-manager%netbsd.org@localhost, gnats-admin%netbsd.org@localhost, pkgsrc-bugs%netbsd.org@localhost
Subject: Re: pkg/50105: Update pkgsrc/www/elinks from 0.12pre6 to 0.13 to fix
Date: Sun, 9 Aug 2015 15:50:30 +0100
On 31-Jul-2015 13:55:00, Thomas Klausner wrote:
> Can you please ask upstream about making an official release?
I asked upstream on the Elinks user list since this list has more
activity than the dev list (neither are very active lists). I also
asked on the Elinks IRC channel. I've not had any response.
However, I've looked into the releases a bit more and I think I may
have been wrong in my initial assumptions. I now think 0.12pre6 is
actually the latest unstable release and the reason why there hasn't
been a tagged 0.13 release is because it is still being developed
against this version. And therefore the elinks-current-0.13 releases
really are snapshots of the Git tree.
In which case this PR is void.
But then I have another question: Could I then take over maintenance
of the pkgsrc/wip/elinks-snapshot package, rather than create a new
package, and update that to the 0.13 version? By the looks of it,
Blair Sadewitz created it in 2007 to use the 0.12pre6 version because
pkgsrc/www/elinks was on 0.11.3. As it stands now this package is
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