Having a problem with security/libassuan-1 when compiling gnupg.

Dima Panov fluffy at freebsd.org
Fri Jun 18 11:59:06 UTC 2010

On Friday 18 June 2010 18:46:49 Jan Henrik Sylvester wrote:
> On 01/-10/-28163 20:59, Doug Barton wrote:
> > 3. kdepim4 My understanding is that the version currently under
> > development has support for libassuan 2.0.0, and will be released in
> > August. The kde@ folks have indicated that if there is a need to update
> > it sooner they can most likely do that based on patches that are
> > currently available.
> [...]
> >  > I am unsure what happens when some ports want v1 and others want v2.
> >  > This may not be an issue if the updated ports can be deal with either
> >  > API, but I have no idea whether that is the case.
> >
> > The current situation is that having both versions installed is
> > incompatible. My preference would be that the maintainers of the
> > affected ports upgrade to depend on assuan 2.0.0 and then we can remove
> > libassuan-1. If it becomes necessary to support having both versions
> > installed then "Plan C" at this point would be to modify libassuan-1 to
> > support this.
> I thought "Plan C" was a requirement -- and from your first mails, I 
> thought this was planned.
> deskutils/kdepim4 LIB_DEPENDS on libassuan-1 and gpgme. security/gpgme 
> RUN_DEPENDS on gpg2. security/gnupg LIB_DEPENDS on assuan.0.
> Hence, building deskutils/kdepim4, I need security/libassuan-1 and 
> security/libassuan installed that list each other in CONFLICTS.
> I have not actually tried to build deskutils/kdepim4 after the gnupg 
> update, but is it not currently broken?
> If that is correct, either kde@ has to patch deskutils/kdepim4 (which 
> they do not plan from the discussion at that list) or you have to patch 
> security/libassuan-1 (which you do not plan from your statement above). 
> Will we have a deskutils/kdepim4 with 8.1-RELEASE?

kde4 not hardy require libassuan-1. if it absend, kleopatra will use own internal
functions ans loss a minimum functionality
kde4.5 will have full support for libassuan2

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