recent update breaks some ports

Stefan Farfeleder stefan at
Tue Apr 10 06:31:57 UTC 2012

On Tue, Apr 10, 2012 at 01:44:02AM -0400, AN wrote:
> FreeBSD FBSD10 10.0-CURRENT FreeBSD 10.0-CURRENT #7 r234042: Sun Apr  8 
> 17:36:38 EDT 2012     root at FBSD10:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/MYKERNEL  amd64
> After a recent update on Sunday to r234042 I am having a problem with 2 
> ports:
> gedit
> evince
> (using Gnome2 - ports tree up to date)
> My last update (before this past Sun build/install world) was 2 weeks ago, 
> so it was definitely a change made in the last 2 weeks.
> Gedit will not start from the command line, or the applications menu. 
> There is no error message on the command line.  Evince will start, however 
> when you try to open a document the program freezes.
> I have tried to:
> make deinstall
> make clean
> make install clean
> for both ports but they are still broken.  I would appreciate any help.

I'm experiencing that too (r234038), xine also no longer starts (hangs
at splash screen).


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