DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2004-12
Re: Getting tired of 5.3
On Tue, 14 Dec 2004 18:31:01 +0100, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 14, 2004 at 10:42:17AM -0600, Guillermo Garcia Rojas wrote:
>> I updated to 5.3 from 4.10 and it was hell, all my ports broke because of
>> /lib/libm.so.2 and the version bumped to libm.so.3, so I installed 5.3
>> from scratch. I don't want to pass for the same on moving to DragonFly. Is
>> this going to broke all the ports too if I move to DragonFly?
> Coming from FreeBSD 5.3, you will have to recompile / reinstall.
> If you upgrade from 4.10, you don't need to rebuild normal applications,
> just those depending on OS near parts (e.g. programs dealing with process
> lists, CAM etc.). If / when the threading work for userland starts, there
> will definitely be a libc major bump, which will be used to clean up some
> cruft too and prepare a better future handling.
>> On the other hand, I have trouble on compiling libgtop2 port on DF, but I
>> can live without it, and X.org does not recognize the wheel on my mouse (I
>> use the same XF86Config file in both FreeBSD and DF.
> Does the wheel mouse work in FreeBSD 4.10? Does it work if you use XFree86
> and not X.org?
The wheel works fine on 4.10 and now on 5.3 but not in X.org on DF, I've
not tried in Xfree under DF.
Thanks to you and Matt, I think I will move all my stuff to my DragonFly
box or start from scratch as Matt says.