pkgsrc and 2.8
ftigeot at wolfpond.org
Mon Oct 18 00:17:35 PDT 2010
On Sun, Oct 17, 2010 at 07:11:27PM -0400, Justin C. Sherrill wrote:
> On Sun, October 17, 2010 4:24 pm, Francois Tigeot wrote:
> > On Sun, Oct 17, 2010 at 12:21:24PM -0700, Matthew Dillon wrote:
> >> :
> >> :The 2010Q3 release of pkgsrc has been branched - how close are we to
> >> :branching DragonFly 2.8? I'd like to get both building for the pkgsrc
> >> :binaries.
> >> I will branch 2.8.0 this evening. We will bump it to 2.8.1 and
> >> resync from master when we actually release (if we actually
> >> release <--- only a partial joke there).
> > Even though it is not really a DragonFly issue per se, I feel the
> > gettext-lib
> > bug in pkgsrc is a nasty show-stopper.
> > With this bug, a 64-bit system with a non-default locale is simply
> > unusable.
> > What can we do if the fix is not committed to pkgsrc ?
> Have you tried asking on any of the pkgsrc mailing lists? I daresay it's
> still there just cause people don't realize it's there. The last time I
> tried poking pkgsrc people for a particular problem (yay alliteration), I
> got results.
The maintainer has been set dfly-pkg-people. I hoped there was some sort of
local team behind this address.
I'll try to get things moving by asking on pkgsrc-users next.
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