ports/83345: nspr-4.6 finally released
mi at aldan.algebra.com
Tue Jul 12 19:00:19 UTC 2005
>Synopsis: nspr-4.6 finally released
>Arrival-Date: Tue Jul 12 19:00:11 GMT 2005
>Originator: Mikhail T.
>Release: FreeBSD 5.4-STABLE amd64
Virtual Estates, Inc.
System: FreeBSD blue.virtual-estates.net 5.4-STABLE FreeBSD 5.4-STABLE #0: Fri Jun 10 09:11:30 EDT 2005 mi at blue.virtual-estates.net:/var/obj/var/src/sys/SILVER amd64
After years of staleness and after 6 months of
There is new NSPR-release out there, the 4.6.
This should make possible the long-needed "modularization" --
making our browser ports dependant on devel/nspr instead of
building their own. This could not be done before, because
the standalone release was hopelessly out of date...
The new release incorporates all code _fixes_ required by
FreeBSD (hence the removal of most of the pr-patches).
Please find the diff at
It now compiles cleanly with -Wall -- on amd64.
For the purposes of QA on our different platforms, the port
also builds and tries to use vendors self-tests -- see the
comments around "test" target.
I had no problems building nss against the new nspr.
Please, allow committing. Thanks.
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