new version of Gnucash on FreeBSD

Michael Johnson ahze at
Sat Jan 20 23:34:09 UTC 2007

On 1/20/07, Peter Jeremy <peterjeremy at> wrote:
> On Fri, 2007-Jan-19 20:24:26 -0500, Michael Johnson wrote:
> >Currently devel/libltdl15 is missing some features for FreeBSD and
> >adding the missing features requires much testing since it affects
> >many many ports. However, we do have a working copy of GnuCash
> >in marcuscom  ports cvs repo.
> If this is just the dlopen patch then it affects gnucash 1.x equally
> badly, though I agree that it has a widespread impact.
> If it's not the dlopen patch, I'd be interested to know what the
> missing features are.

it is, we have patched versions of devel/libtool15 and devel/libltdl15

Ade (autotools maintainer) wants a good bit of testing done before it's
committed, plus the dlopen is already committed upstream.

> >I hope to have GnuCash 2.0 in ports with GNOME 2.18. Sorry for the
> >long delay.
> I've also done a gnucash 2.x port which seems to work (though I haven't
> updated it from 2.0.3 to 2.0.4.  The major compatibility issue I've
> bumped into is that devel/g-wrap is a gtk12 port.  I think g-wrap may
> need to be split into gtk20 and gtk12 variants.

I have all of gnucash depends (in mcom cvs) updated to use gtk20.

> --
> Peter Jeremy

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