devel/libusb port: bug in one of the patches

Rene Ladan r.c.ladan at
Fri Jul 31 07:39:11 UTC 2009

2009/7/30 Tiernan <neovortex at>:
> Hi Rene,
> The patch files/patch-bsd.c in the ports tree for devel/libusb contains a
> hack that sets the fd to be non blocking to work around USB_SET_TIMEOUT on
> ugen, however on my system (6.4-RELEASE) ugen does indeed support
> USB_SET_TIMEOUT, and the hack breaks various things as it does not properly
> implement the timeout, just sets it nonblocking.
> I'm not sure what versions of FreeBSD do not support USB_SET_TIMEOUT,
> however if memory serves 5.x is deprecated, so I'm guessing its not needed
> any more so might be useful to axe.
I'm now running 8.X myself which has devel/libusb built in, so maybe
it's better to assign the list to this.


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