brian at brianwhalen.net
Wed Jun 13 14:44:14 UTC 2012
I was migrating from v7 to v8 when I saw this a few nights ago. The upgrade
was going speedily well till I hit that. Like I said I was able to get
through it by building the port.
On Jun 13, 2012 12:25 AM, "Matthew Seaman" <m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk>
> On 13/06/2012 07:17, Brian W. wrote:
> > Pkg_add -r can't find a package for this; I presume this is deliberate
> > because of the unmaintained status of fuzzyocr?
> Not directly. As many pkgs as possible are built from ports,
> irrespective of who the maintainers are. An unmaintained port is
> however less likely to have any issues attended to promptly.
> If you want to see exactly why no pkg exists, use portsmon:
> and the reason is that the graphics/giflib port -- one of the
> dependencies -- failed to work properly. On 9.0-RELEASE it shows the
> problem is to do with XML validation, and there's an open PR about that
> which is assigned to the graphics/giflib maintainer. There should be a
> fix fairly soon.
> Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 7 Priory Courtyard
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