ports/157044: x11-toolkits/slgtk: fails to start

Alexey Shuvaev shuvaev at physik.uni-wuerzburg.de
Wed Jul 27 09:30:12 UTC 2011

The following reply was made to PR ports/157044; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Alexey Shuvaev <shuvaev at physik.uni-wuerzburg.de>
To: bug-followup at FreeBSD.org
Cc: Jilles Tjoelker <jilles at stack.nl>
Subject: Re: ports/157044: x11-toolkits/slgtk: fails to start
Date: Wed, 27 Jul 2011 11:26:11 +0200

 On Mon, May 16, 2011 at 11:16:54AM +0200, Alexey Shuvaev wrote:
 > Ok, I have reproduced the problem locally. The proper fix is searched for
 > with the author of slgtk. Thanks for the bug report!
 Mmmm... I have not heard anything from the author since then really :(
 I don't use slgtk much enough to fix it as an "upstream maintainer".
 As a reference, slgtk is not available in latest Ubuntu packages also [1].
 I think, we should mark the port as DEPRECATED with some grace
 EXPIRATION_DATE and wait, how much interest are there.
 [1] https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/slgtk/+bug/755961

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