DragonFly bugs List (threaded) for 2004-10
Re: Ports breakage?
-On [20041001 09:02], Matthew Dillon (dillon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
> Isn't that a mod of a file in the FreeBSD ports? Meaning that we can't
> 'fix' it that way.
> It might be better to make our new patch conform to the old patch's
> use of -b for now.
OTOH, bending backwards to support FreeBSD ports structure is going a bit
against logic in my opinion.
Besides, we are tripping a lot more issues recently than just these simple
matters. We _do_ need to move to our own system slowly by now.
Yes, if we keep going under the FreeBSD banner with ports we build on a ton
more ports, but OTOH, fixes for DF will almost never truly tested if we rip
the FreeBSD name out and get stuff filtered upstream.
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