i3 maintainer for FreeBSD

Herbert J. Skuhra hskuhra at eumx.net
Wed Dec 26 15:01:16 UTC 2012

On Wed, 26 Dec 2012 13:18:35 +0100
Fabian Keil <freebsd-listen at fabiankeil.de> wrote:

> sib at tormail.org wrote:
> > I'm an i3 user on FreeBSD, and really love the WM. I think we need a new
> > maintainer for the port(1) in FreeBSD, though, because current one doesn't
> > ever update it and ignores my mails. 4.4 has been out a little while, but
> > we only have 4.2. I'd like to follow the latest versions. Can anyone
> > volunteer to become the new maintainer? Sorry for my english.
> If Dennis currently has no time for the port I could
> take over maintenance.
> An update from 4.2 to 4.4 is available at:
> http://www.fabiankeil.de/sourcecode/freebsd/i3-4.4.diff
> Testers welcome.

 	@${REINPLACE_CMD} -e 's|flex|${LOCALBASE}/bin/flex|g' ${WRKSRC}/Makefile

Not matching:

% grep flex Makefile 

FLEX is defined in common.mk.

+	@${REINPLACE_CMD} -e 's|yylex_destroy();||' ${WRKSRC}/src/cfgparse.y
+.for f in src/i3.mk i3-config-wizard/i3-config-wizard.mk
+	@${REINPLACE_CMD} -e 's|(FLEX) -i -o |(FLEX) -i -o|' ${WRKSRC}/$f

I think these changes are only required if port uses flex (2.3.5) from

See: http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=174710


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