Common Desktop Environment broken when compiling from ports tree on FreeBSD 12 RC3 (May also apply to the final build)

Matthew Macy mmacy at
Mon Dec 17 07:13:11 UTC 2018

On Sun, Dec 16, 2018 at 23:10 Kurt Jaeger <pi at> wrote:

> Hi!
> > PPC64 with the advent of Power9 is the only real alternative platform
> > to amd64 in the data center [...]
> I'm curious, isn't arm64 also a contender in this market ?

Supposedly. The FF has invested in it greatly. Nonetheless, none of the
offerings have been very good in practice. Except for Amazon which owns
Annapurna every company I’ve spoken to is backing away from it.


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> pi at         +49 171 3101372              2 years to go !

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