Recent massive port update.
mezz7 at cox.net
Sat Feb 6 03:56:15 UTC 2010
On Fri, 05 Feb 2010 21:42:09 -0600, jhell <jhell at dataix.net> wrote:
> On Fri, 5 Feb 2010 17:50, ertr1013@ wrote:
>> On Fri, Feb 05, 2010 at 06:25:42PM +0300, cvs-src at yandex.ru wrote:
>>> Hi there.
>>> I see some massive port update in past hours, but not see what the
>>> reason of it (nor on freebsd-ports@, nor on freshports.org). Can
>>> anybody shed the light what was changed?
>> The graphics/jpeg port was updated such that the version number of
>> libjpeg.so was increased. This necessitated a revision bump in all the
>> ports that depend on graphics/jpeg. There are *many* such ports.
>>> [root at smeshariki2 ~]# portsnap fetch
>>> Looking up portsnap.FreeBSD.org mirrors... 3 mirrors found.
>>> Fetching snapshot tag from portsnap1.FreeBSD.org... done.
>>> Fetching snapshot metadata... done.
>>> Updating from Fri Feb 5 06:44:34 MSK 2010 to Fri Feb 5 15:57:40 MSK
>>> Fetching 4 metadata patches... done.
>>> Applying metadata patches... done.
>>> Fetching 0 metadata files... done.
>>> Fetching 4282 patches.....
> I could have swore that I recently heard an announcement that barred
> this type of activity until after 7.3-RELEASE was made....
> Guess that doesn't stand for everything.
Stick to package if you can't handle it.
> Was there some type of security concern that caused this bump of jpeg in
> the first place or was it just a creeping featurism?
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