HEADS UP: xorg 7.2 ready for testing
kris at obsecurity.org
Fri May 11 18:45:41 UTC 2007
On Fri, May 11, 2007 at 11:18:25AM -0400, Andrew Partan wrote:
> On Thu, May 10, 2007 at 08:38:30PM -0400, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> > > http://people.freebsd.org/~kris/ports-xorg-7.2.tbz
> The upgrade worked fine on a 6.2 amd64 server with ports last updated
> on 2007-05-02. I created packages with portupgrade -p.
> There were some minor problems, but I don't consider them failures.
> The mergebase.sh script found these files in /usr/X11R6 (in addition
> to man/whatis):
> These were all subsets of existing files in /usr/local. i.e.: a
> diff /usr/X11R6/XX /usr/local/XX showed only new lines added to the
> file in /usr/local. I deleted all of them from /usr/X11R6 and ran
> the mergebase.sh script again.
Yes, this is correct. It would be good to add these to the wiki.
> When I created the INDEX, there were some warnings:
> test3# portsdb -U
> Updating the ports index ... Generating INDEX.tmp - please wait..
> Warning: Duplicate INDEX entry: freeciv-gtk2-2.0.8_3
> Warning: Duplicate INDEX entry: cvsup-without-gui-16.1h_3
> Warning: Duplicate INDEX entry: mod_rpaf-ap2-0.5
This is normal too.
> Minor quibble - the mergebase.sh script put its backup into /usr/tmp,
> I would have expected /var/tmp or some other already existing
Hmm, I guess lesi chose /usr because /var typically is small. On the
other hand, now that we're running the merge after the rebuild the
size of the backup should be small.
> Note to self - remember to create ports/packages before creating
> packages with portupgrade -p so that the packages are put into the
> right place.
Thanks for the feedback!
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