security/gnupg installing pth-2.0.7 causing problems
kuriyama at FreeBSD.org
Thu Nov 12 23:47:48 UTC 2009
2009/11/9 David Southwell <david at vizion2000.net>:
>> 2009/11/8 David Southwell <david at vizion2000.net>:
> What puzzles me is why the gnupg maintainer is sooooooooo reluctant to provide
> alternative options to using pth when there are both system libraries and
> libpthread-stubs-0.1 available as an alternative. Dependencuy upon
> libpthread-stubs-0.1 enables gnupg to function without causing unnecessary
> problems. My understand is the pth was written for those systems which do not
> have alternative libraries for handling threads.
My understanding is, stock gnupg dist depends on pth (even if
described as optional).
It seems using libpthread-stubs needs to modify configure script. Do you have a
patch for this?
Jun Kuriyama <kuriyama at FreeBSD.org> // FreeBSD Project
<kuriyama at s2factory.co.jp> // S2 Factory, Inc.
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