[Fwd: pkgbox64 pkgsrc DragonFly 2.5.1/x86_64 2009-10-16 21:12]

Saifi Khan saifi.khan at datasynergy.org
Wed Oct 21 09:30:52 PDT 2009

On Wed, 21 Oct 2009, Justin C. Sherrill wrote:

> Binary package build for DragonFly 2.5.x on amd64 has completed, with a
> greater-than-I-expected number of packages building.
> Total number of packages:       8969
>   Successfully built:           7475
>   Failed to build:               359
>   Depending on failed package:   574
>   Explicitly broken or masked:   497
>   Depending on masked package:    64

Justin, thats awesome piece of work.

Do you think it is a good idea to "weigh"
build-fail/broken/masked packages against a usage list like

Using that approach one can showcase certain apps that
work/build exceptionally well on the DragonFlyBSD platform.

Perhaps somebody may have already reflected on this and 
that is something not obvious to a newbie like me. 


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