Gramps 3.3.0 Final Report

Jason Helfman jgh at
Fri Nov 2 03:42:03 UTC 2012

On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 8:37 PM, Joseph a Nagy Jr <jnagyjr1978 at>wrote:

> Sent to the maintainer and to the ports list because of a complaint that
> the maintainer isn't listening to the developers.
> I encountered a bug[0] that caused GRAMPS to crash. I filed a bug report
> with the developers as the port built just fine. I got a quick response
> (surprisingly) and was pointed toward a second bug[1] with a similar
> problem and a possible solution, though that person never got back to them.
> As you can see in my bug report comments, I changed a line in the Makefile:
> -USE_BDB=        43
> +USE_BDB=        48
> And instead of
> echo "WITH_BERKELEYDB=db43" >> /etc/make.conf
> echo "WITH_BDB_VER=43" >> /etc/make.conf
> I manually changed both to:
> and rebuilt py-bsddb. Gramps now works as expected. This should be
> updated in ports as soon as possible to avoid future unnecessary bug
> reports to the Gramps developers.
> [0]:
> [1]:

Are you interested in taking over maintainership of this port? It seems the
current maintainer
is no longer interested in maintaining the port.

Please send me a diff, reply with a diff, or open a pr, and we can get this
fix in.


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