FreeBSD Port: screen-4.0.2_1

Kris Kennaway kris at
Sat Apr 30 15:05:23 PDT 2005

On Sat, Apr 30, 2005 at 10:46:32PM +0100, Steven Hartland wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 30, 2005 at 06:22:38PM +0100, Steven Hartland wrote:
> >>So I assume that's why it was removed but tbh I haven't had this happen 
> >>since
> >>5.1 days and removing the package is therefore a pain and should be put
> >>back IMO.
> >From: "Kris Kennaway" <kris at>
> >
> >The bug still exists as far as anyone knows.  The reason you haven't
> >seen it happen is because you're no longer using the package.
> All our installs are done via pxe using a custom install.cfg which just
> has a sudo package with dependencies to all the base packages we require
> including screen and not as single machine has had an issue since 5.1
> but maybe thats just me.

I know for certain that the problem existed after 5.1 (I only added
the NO_PACKAGE tag less than a year ago), so I guess you're just
lucky.  No-one ever tracked down the circumstances that caused the
package to go into a spin anyway.

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