FreeBSD-7.x vs pgp-6.5.8_1

Kris Kennaway kris at
Wed Aug 20 10:14:16 UTC 2008

Stacey Roberts wrote:
> Hello,
>      Forgive me if this has already been covered.,
> I'm preparing a replacement workstation where I currently have pgp-6.5.8_1
> installed and in use, to a new machine.
> I see however, that pgp-6.5.8_1 is marked as "Also broken with gcc4.2." as
> per the port's Makefile - changes dated Sun Sep 30 10:47:51 2007 UTC (10
> months, 2 weeks ago).
> Can someone in the know provide some information as to what's the future
> of this port as far as its use on newer FreeBSD installations go, please?

Broken until someone out there in the community cares enough to fix it, 
or it is removed at a point in the future.

Most people probably use gnupg thesedays.


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