why are older ports built on Sparc64?

Mark Linimon linimon at lonesome.com
Tue Mar 4 19:11:36 UTC 2008

> Both ports were updated on Jan 03 with patches that will (hopefully)
> fix them on sparc64 with with PORTREVISIONs bumped, still portsmon
> shows builds failed on Feb 25, and those are old versions of ports.

Because sparc64-7 was (is) still, during that time, doing nothing
but building the 7.0 release packages, and rebuilding the ones that
had been tag-slipped for security updates.  They only finally finished
yesterday (!)

I have restarted the sparc64-6 build I had started and then
interrupted when the last security problems showed up.  That's got
a tree from Feb. 18:



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