thunderbird-enigmail-1.4.3 build failing on i386 9.1

Doug Barton dougb at
Mon Aug 20 08:46:43 UTC 2012

On 08/20/2012 01:45, Doug Barton wrote:
> On 08/13/2012 03:42, Chris Rees wrote:
>> On 13 Aug 2012 12:11, "Alex Dupre" <ale at
>> <mailto:ale at>> wrote:
>>> Doug Barton ha scritto:
>>>> This problem is caused for portmaster by the wacky way that they changed
>>>> the dependency for thunderbird sources to avoid (zomg!) potential for
>>>> fetching files related to thunderbird during the enigmail build process.
>>>> I objected at the time, but my objection was ignored.
>>> If you can feel better, I never approved it.
> It does, actually. :)
>>>> OTOH, the recent enigmail update worked for me using portmaster, I
>>>> haven't had time to investigate why it worked this time either. :)
>>> Because I put that horrible FETCH_DEPENDS inside a conditional :-)
>> This had a general solution ages ago... but it's still in the queue.
> This seems perfectly reasonable, and seems also to address the concern
> about fetching files for a dependent port during the build phase of
> another.
> miwi, you requested that PR, where do you stand with it?

Sorry, put the wrong e-mail address in for miwi.


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