pkgsrc-update failes with core dumps

Alex Hornung ahornung at
Tue Aug 23 05:49:55 PDT 2011

Firefox needs some manual tweaking here and there; there's a NetBSD PR
about it. It boils down to us not having a buggy compiler and firefox
basically requiring a buggy compiler to build :)

XOrg pretty much always builds fine.

Stay with a quarterly if you want to be sure things work as intended.


On 23/08/11 14:41, Siju George wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 23, 2011 at 5:55 PM, Max Herrgard <herrgard at> wrote:
>> On 23 aug 2011, at 14.08, Siju George wrote:
>>> Should i use 2011Q1 or 2011Q2 ?
>> 2011Q2
>>> is orgin/master same as  origin/pkgsrc-2011Q2 ?
>> No. master is pkgsrc-current, the development branch. 2011Q2 is the stable release branch.
>>> This machine will be testing/learning bulk builds also I need to know
>>> what branch is best for my desktop :-)
>> I'm using -current (the git master branch) myself.
> does xorg and firefox compile well in master?
> Thanks
> --Siju

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