FreeBSD unmaintained ports which are currently marked broken

Carlos A. M. dos Santos unixmania at
Sun Aug 17 21:36:34 UTC 2008

On Sun, Aug 17, 2008 at 8:32 AM,  <linimon at> wrote:
> As part of an ongoing effort to reduce the number of problems in
> the FreeBSD ports system, we periodically notify users of ports
> that are marked as "broken" in their Makefiles. [...]

> portname:           japanese/lyx
> broken because:     Does not compile with GCC 4.2
> build errors:       none.
> overview: 

I suggest to remove this port. Lyx 1.0.3 will unlikely compile with
recent versions of GCC. We better to concentrate on updating the
print/lyx package whose version ( is far behind the current
version of LyX (1.5.6) that supports 23 languages, according to

(CC to the LyX maintainer)

If you think things can't get worse it's probably only
because you lack sufficient imagination.

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