HEADS UP: GNOME package server open for business

Marcel Moolenaar marcel at xcllnt.net
Tue Mar 2 14:28:29 PST 2004

On Tue, Mar 02, 2004 at 05:03:14PM -0500, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> On Tue, 2004-03-02 at 16:57, Marcel Moolenaar wrote:
> > On Tue, Mar 02, 2004 at 03:36:55PM -0500, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> > > I have completed work on the GNOME package building tinderbox.  Packages
> > > for all supported versions of FreeBSD (i386 only) are available, or will
> > > be available soon.
> > 
> > Any chance to have this on pluto1 for ia64 packages? I typically
> > build GNOME from scratch there after some major update (either core
> > OS or GNOME itself).
> Sure.  The code is heavily based on bento, but uses a flexible datastore
> backend (currently MySQL).  It supports ad hoc builds as well.  Pav and
> I are fleshing out the reporting side of things, so the database schema
> is likely to change soon.

Cool. If you're ready for new architectures, let me know.
See also below.

> > > In addition to the standard FreeBSD ports tree
> > > version, the development version of GNOME from my CVS repo will also be
> > > available.
> > 
> > We may want to do this on pluto1 as well...
> Not a bad idea.  Does MySQL work on ia64?

Dunno. It appears mysql-server does not build, but the client does.
I'll take a look at that. Unfortunately, there're no errorlogs on

Do you need the server or is a client sufficient?

 Marcel Moolenaar	  USPA: A-39004		 marcel at xcllnt.net

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