Maildrop -- any news - is this broken permanently?

KIMURA Yasuhiro yasu at
Thu Apr 5 14:04:11 UTC 2007

From: David Southwell <david at>
Subject: Maildrop -- any news - is this broken permanently?
Date: Thu, 5 Apr 2007 03:07:35 -0700

> I raised a query about maildrop a couple of weeks ago howver we still have:
> ** Port marked as IGNORE: mail/maildrop:
>         is marked as broken: FAM system mismatch: gamin is installed and 
> desired FAM system is fam
> Any news yet?

Because mail/courier-imap crashes if compiled with gamin, I was unable
to confirm whether or not "WANT_FAM_SYSTEM=fam" is necessary on mail
mail server.

So would you please try attached patch and check instead of me if
latest maildrop works with gamin? When no problem happens for a few
days, I will send PR.

Index: mail/maildrop/Makefile
RCS file: /usr1/freebsd/cvsroot/ports/mail/maildrop/Makefile,v
retrieving revision 1.46
diff -u -r1.46 Makefile
--- mail/maildrop/Makefile	21 Mar 2007 17:01:15 -0000	1.46
+++ mail/maildrop/Makefile	5 Apr 2007 13:40:10 -0000
@@ -72,7 +72,6 @@
 .if defined(WITH_FAM) || exists(${LOCALBASE}/lib/
 USE_FAM=	yes

KIMURA Yasuhiro

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