DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2012-08
Re: Top ten interesting broken packages (Volunteers?)
I can take a look at fixing Racket. Should I test on both df64 and df32?
On 08/13/2012 12:25 PM, John Marino wrote:
> This is an opinionated list of packages that are broken only on DragonFly
> and we should want to see fixed. I'd like to see some people volunteer
> to fix them, preferable somebody would wants to use the package
> themselves. I'm sure people have a much different opinion of what is
> "top ten" so please express if you see an obvious package missing from
> the list.
> Excluded from the list:
> * Asterisk10, Asterisk18: The package maintainer intentionally removed
> the DragonFly fix without replacing it because he doesn't understand
> why an extra library builds on DragonFly and doesn't want to expand the
> PLIST w/o this comprehension. He doesn't care that it's broken on
> DragonFly in the meantime. Since he removed a working solution, he's
> on the hook to come up with another one.
> * lang/sbcl: profmakx and I have put some work into this one and profmakx
> is slowly getting to the end as his time permits.
> * misc/libreoffice: Fixed for pbulk (and then upgraded, hopefully
> upgraded libreoffice still builds in pbulk)
> 01. Emacs 24 (editors/emacs24 + editors/emacs24-nox11).
> 02. perfuse (filesystems/perfuse)
> 03. lsof (sysutils/lsof)
> 04. jabberd (chat/jabberd)
> 05. xymonclient (net/xymonclient)
> 06. gnome-commander (sysutils/gnome-commander)
> 07. grub2 (sysutils/grub2)
> 08. xine-ui (multimedia/xine-ui)
> 09. racket (lang/racket)
> 10. gprolog (lang/gprolog)
> 11. koffice (misc/kofice)
> 12. mame (emulators/mame)
> Problems with package:
> 01. build utility "temacs" segfaults
> 02. Insufficient puffs support? Seems to need heavy patching.
> 03. Needs extensive dfly patches
> 04. Probably simple (main.c, missing reference during linking)
> 05. simple, fails in install phase (conflict PLIST/CHECK_FILES_SKIP)
> 06. 'setErrorFunction' not declared in scope
> 07. Needs extensive dfly patches (getroot.c, hostdisk.c)
> 08. hitting lots of macro #warnings, probable needs #if __DragonFly__
> 09. can't find schsys.h header from string.c
> 10. exception raised in pl utility during build
> 11. ks_pdf_import.cpp, poppler issue
> 12. I added dfly to config and fixed some drivers, but it broke again.
> Don't have log, need to reapply patches to see what's up.