pointyhat is building for 5.5 but claiming 8.0

Boris Samorodov bsam at ipt.ru
Tue Jan 8 15:18:24 PST 2008

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

> > > 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?

OK, I found the difference. The port builds for all FreeBSD version
except 5.x. The same is for ports-mgmt/tinderbox. Thus I think that
there is something that was not MFS'd to 5-STABLE that causes the

For now I'm going to mark the port as IGNORE for OSVERSION < 600000.
A question to portmgr@: Do you have any objections?

Boris Samorodov (bsam)
Research Engineer, http://www.ipt.ru Telephone & Internet SP
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