Varkon port status

Oliver Eikemeier eikemeier at
Tue Jun 15 09:22:50 GMT 2004

Pedro F. Giffuni wrote:

> Hi;
> JIC someone is interested in working on this port, there are several 
> issues:
> - There is an interesting posting on how to add ODBC support
> - The Makefiles want to find X Headers and libraries at /usr/X11R6/, 
> perhaps
> the easiest way to fix this (thinking of the upcoming X.Org) would be tu
> REINPLACE all occurences of /usr/X11R6 with X11BASE in the makefiles.
> - It looks like there are crashes when using modern versions of Mesa :(.
> I didn't see them when I ported varkon, but you are warned.

Since you still seem interested in the port, why do you not just send-pr
a patch, updating the port? Any reasons for dropping the maintainership
of cad/varkon in PR 53603?


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