pointyhat is building for 5.5 but claiming 8.0

Boris Samorodov bsam at ipt.ru
Tue Jan 8 14:21:29 PST 2008

On Tue, 08 Jan 2008 23:10:45 +0100 Pav Lucistnik wrote:

> Boris Samorodov píše v st 09. 01. 2008 v 00:45 +0300:

> > > No, the port is using sysctl(2) to query the OS version which cannot
> > > be wrapped.
> > Hm, ports-mgmt/tinderbox masks it somehow... And doesn't get
> > an error for this port.

> The FreeBSD version inside the tinderbox is same as the host?

No, the versions are different.

> > > This is common in the python world.  It needs to use
> > > uname(1) or uname(3) or OSVERSION.
> > The port itself (at the Makefile) uses "uname -r". There is something
> > weird though.

> Not specific to this port - this is an issue with easydistutils or
> whatsthename of that thing that does eggs.

But not all of python ports with eggs does not build at pointyhat.
Err, I mean very few python ports with eggs get errors...

Boris Samorodov (bsam)
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