9.1-RC3: xorg-input-mouse, xfce4-panel

Kimmo Paasiala kpaasial at gmail.com
Fri Dec 28 12:02:34 UTC 2012

On Fri, Dec 28, 2012 at 1:51 PM, CeDeROM <cederom at tlen.pl> wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 28, 2012 at 12:42 PM, Kimmo Paasiala <kpaasial at gmail.com> wrote:
>> You're misunderstanding a few things. There are no "release packages"
>> for any release of FreeBSD. What you have on the install discs are
>> just "snapshot" packages built from the ports tree as it happened (...)
> I know, I hoped 1.7.2 driver or 1.8.1 can get into a port tree before
> packages for 9.1 are built and released. When I applied a patch (some
> structure fields initialization) from 1.7.2 on current 1.7.1 driver
> problem of detection and strange mouse behavior was gone. If 1.7.1
> gets into the packages lots of people will report this issue... thats
> all.
> Best regards :-)
> Tomek
> --
> CeDeROM, SQ7MHZ, http://www.tomek.cedro.info

Related to this,

It doesn't look like the FreeBSD ports SVN repository is used to its
full potential. SVN allows branching and creation of experimental
versions of the tree very easily and cheaply, yet all the experimental
repositories references so far are stored in some external
repositories, github or elsewhere.

What gives?

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