[headsup] call for assistance with ports broken on -current

Michael Proto mike at jellydonut.org
Mon Mar 2 15:42:47 PST 2009

On Sun, Mar 1, 2009 at 7:45 PM, Mark Linimon <linimon at lonesome.com> wrote:
> FYI, here's what I posted to ports@ yesterday.  Any help fixing these
> would be appreciated.  (We've already knocked off several of the ones
> I initially posted.)
> mcl
> ----- Forwarded message from Mark Linimon <linimon at lonesome.com> -----
> From: Mark Linimon <linimon at lonesome.com>
> To: ports at FreeBSD.org
> Subject: [headsup] call for assistance with ports broken on -current
> With 8.0 coming up, it's time to take a look at the ports that have
> been broken by some recent changes to freebsd-current.  I have put
> a list of these ports, categorized by which change, on the wiki at
> http://wiki.freebsd.org/PortsBrokenOnCurrent.
> These changes are: tty changes, jail changes, import of strndup(3),
> ARP v2, libusb20, and possibly VFS.  (libusb20 has not yet been run
> through pointyhat, and its list is probably incomplete.)

What about non-ports breakage, ie- /bin/sh read builtin failing after
the tty changes :)



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