ports/71790: devel/icu2: add koi8-u converter to standard data library

Mikhail Teterin mi+mx at aldan.algebra.com
Mon Nov 15 20:00:53 UTC 2004

The following reply was made to PR ports/71790; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Mikhail Teterin <mi+mx at aldan.algebra.com>
To: freebsd-gnats-submit at freebsd.org, avg at icyb.net.ua
Cc: vs at freebsd.org, portmgr at freebsd.org, andrew at ids.pl,
	bzeeb+freebsdports at zabbadoz.net
Subject: Re: ports/71790: devel/icu2: add koi8-u converter to standard data library
Date: Mon, 15 Nov 2004 14:57:19 -0500

 I went into this port and came up with the
 The diff does the following things:
  . adds the original koi8-u.ucm submitted by Andriy to files/;
  . makes it easier to add new encodings -- just drop the .ucm-file into files/
    and add another hunk to files/patch-convrtrs;
  . increases the chances of the port working on other BSDs
  . fixes the port to use the correct CC, CXX, CFLAGS (files/patch-cc-flags);
  . enables the vendor's tests and runs them after the build (with LANG=C);
  . fixes the Ukrainian-locale descpription, so that the spell-out rules (%V);
    generate proper words for negative and fractional numbers (files/patch-uk);
  . updates the port to the version 3.0 -- released this summer.
 Andriy, can you, please, test the diff again gnutella et al?
 The port's maintainer is yet to respond Volker's e-mail a week ago, so we can 
 presume, he is too busy right now.
 However, the new version is 3.0 and to keep calling it icu2 seems wrong. Can 
 portmgr@, please, cast the neccessary spells (viz. UPDATING, MOVED, 
 repo-copy) to migrate devel/icu2 over to devel/icu (obsolete and unused by 
 Thanks! Yours,

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