Re: [fink-core] finkproject.org is down again

2013-02-13 Thread Alexander Hansen
On 2/13/13 7:49 AM, Sjors Gielen wrote: Op 13-02-13 15:43, Alexander Hansen schreef: On 2/10/13 10:54 AM, Alexander Hansen wrote: The last log entry was at 15:40:01 CET, so it's been about 3 hours. It's now been about 99 hours. If nobody actually has the time to deal with these things

Re: [fink-core] finkproject.org is down again

2013-02-14 Thread Alexander Hansen
with migration tasks. :-) -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison My package updates: http://finkakh.wordpress.com/ -- Free Next-Gen Firewall Hardware Offer Buy your Sophos next-gen firewall before the end March 2013

Re: [fink-core] Web services

2013-02-22 Thread Alexander Hansen
On 2/22/13 12:42 PM, David (dmalloc) wrote: Alexander Hansen wrote: (phinch is still down) As mentioned before I have a machine I am willing to contribute. I just do not have time to administer it. Yeah, I'm not sure what my own availability is going to be like for a while. If there's

Re: [fink-core] Web services

2013-03-04 Thread Alexander Hansen
On 2/22/13 3:04 PM, Alexander Hansen wrote: On 2/22/13 12:42 PM, David (dmalloc) wrote: Alexander Hansen wrote: (phinch is still down) As mentioned before I have a machine I am willing to contribute. I just do not have time to administer it. Yeah, I'm not sure what my own availability

Re: [fink-core] Web services

2013-03-04 Thread Alexander Hansen
On 3/4/13 3:50 PM, Gockel Andreas wrote: On 04.03.2013, at 16:20, Alexander Hansen alexanderk.han...@gmail.com wrote: On 2/22/13 3:04 PM, Alexander Hansen wrote: On 2/22/13 12:42 PM, David (dmalloc) wrote: Alexander Hansen wrote: (phinch is still down) As mentioned before I have

Re: [fink-core] Website

2013-03-16 Thread Alexander Hansen
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 3/15/13 7:38 PM, Sjors Gielen wrote: Op 15-03-13 20:40, Alexander Hansen schreef: Does anybody have major objections to having fink.sourceforge.net not redirect to the mostly-dead finkproject.org? By the way, on a related topic: I talked

Re: [fink-core] gettext update on tracker

2013-03-26 Thread Alexander Hansen
that it can be committed. I also have the changes to dpkg and libiconv and can push them to the tracker for testing (gettext, dpkg and libiconv should all be updated at the same time). Hanspeter Yeah, it'd be nice to have the dpkg and libiconv updates attached on that tracker item. -- Alexander

Re: [fink-core] [Fink-users] Fink hangs forever (on tar) after mountain lion update

2013-03-31 Thread Alexander Hansen
On 3/31/13 2:33 AM, Martin Costabel wrote: On 31/03/13 05:30, Alexander Hansen wrote: [] After some internal discussion, we've got another option for folks to look at: https://github.com/fink/fink/tree/branch__CFPREFERENCES_AVOID_DAEMON cf. https://trac.macports.org/ticket/34221

Re: [fink-core] Fink uninstall?

2013-05-08 Thread Alexander Hansen
On 5/8/13 6:31 AM, Alexander Hansen wrote: On 5/8/13 4:51 AM, Peter Wang wrote: Hi There: It is very hard for me to find out how to uninstall fink and get it over again. When I type: fink selfupdate, I got a message: ERROR: y is not an absolute directory path. What was wrong with my fink

Re: [fink-core] finch mail

2013-05-30 Thread Alexander Hansen
, apparently. At least _I_ can't connect. it looks like the RSS feeds and rsync updates went down slightly after midnight UTC+1 on the 29th. The website is still up, for what it's worth, though we won't be able to update it (other than the wiki) until we get other forms of connectivity. -- Alexander

Re: [fink-core] What I'm thinking about in mainline fink right now

2013-06-20 Thread Alexander Hansen
On 6/19/13 8:03 PM, Alexander Hansen wrote: 1) I've finally smoothed some tuits down enough to work on https://github.com/fink/fink/issues/42 . This is going use a similar methodology as the system-SDK packages, in that we're not going to have system-javaXY packages present at all

Re: [fink-core] What I'm thinking about in mainline fink right now

2013-06-23 Thread Alexander Hansen
On 6/23/13 11:15 AM, Daniel Johnson wrote: On Jun 23, 2013, at 1:06 PM, Alexander Hansen alexanderk.han...@gmail.com wrote: On 6/23/13 8:45 AM, Alexander Hansen wrote: On 6/23/13 7:04 AM, Alexander Hansen wrote: On 6/23/13 6:55 AM, Daniel Johnson wrote: On Jun 20, 2013, at 9:55 PM

[fink-core] website

2013-08-02 Thread Alexander Hansen
official website be on some place where there is actual support, like sourceforge or github. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison My package updates: http://finkakh.wordpress.com/ -- Get your SQL database under version

Re: [fink-core] issues with the recent updates to gettext and friends

2013-08-25 Thread Alexander Hansen
On 8/25/13 3:08 PM, Alexander Hansen wrote: 1) My bad, I didn't test using -m mode. There's a test failure for folks with vala installed. In gettext-tools lang-vala.log: Compilation failed: 1 error(s), 0 warning(s) In file included from /sw/build.build/gettext-tools-0.18.3.1-1/gettext

Re: [fink-core] SF.net tracker milestones

2013-09-11 Thread Alexander Hansen
as it'll help in other border cases) The tracker item in question is here: https://sourceforge.net/p/fink/package-submissions/3102/ Cheers, Max Closed: other sounds good to me. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison My package updates: http://finkakh.wordpress.com

Re: [fink-core] fink dumpinfo crashes on patchfile2

2013-09-19 Thread Alexander Hansen
'appbundles' or It looks like the \d got placed in the wrong location, since we're not using e.g. patch2file. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison My package updates: http://finkakh.wordpress.com/ -- LIMITED TIME SALE

Re: [fink-core] fink doesn't build with new xcode 5

2013-09-19 Thread Alexander Hansen
my fault here. 2) Xcode 5 introduces a change in behavior in that /usr/bin/gcc is no longer a symlink. I don't know how necessary this test actually is--it's a leftover from the period when folks needed to use gcc_select to switch the default compiler. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User

Re: [fink-core] update-passwd.in has hardcoded /sw

2013-11-03 Thread Alexander Hansen
: Cheers, Remi I had fixed that in the master branch on passwd's github, but then got distracted by trying to get fink released. Sorry about the delay. Version 20131103 should solve that. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison My package updates: http://finkakh.wordpress.com

Re: [fink-core] last =cut in perlmod/Fink/SelfUpdate/CVS.pm causes fink selfupdate to fail with 0.35.2 and 0.36.0

2013-11-03 Thread Alexander Hansen
the last =cut) $ make -e install Thanks, - Jason (something to the effect of... isn't as quite good as actually pasting a transcript) What OS version are you on? I haven't seen this error when doing a selfupdate from 0.35.2 to 0.36.0 on 10.6 or 10.8. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink

Re: [fink-core] last =cut in perlmod/Fink/SelfUpdate/CVS.pm causes fink selfupdate to fail with 0.35.2 and 0.36.0

2013-11-03 Thread Alexander Hansen
? -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison My package updates: http://finkakh.wordpress.com/ -- Android is increasing in popularity, but the open development platform that developers love is also attractive to malware creators

Re: [fink-core] last =cut in perlmod/Fink/SelfUpdate/CVS.pm causes fink selfupdate to fail with 0.35.2 and 0.36.0

2013-11-03 Thread Alexander Hansen
On 11/3/13 5:41 PM, Jason Byrne wrote: On Sun, Nov 3, 2013 at 5:37 PM, Alexander Hansen alexanderk.han...@gmail.com wrote: On 11/3/13 5:27 PM, Jason Byrne wrote: FYI, the full transcript (notice there's also a complaint about setup.sh, line 48, but I didn't try to figure out the problem

Re: [fink-core] webservices

2013-11-07 Thread Alexander Hansen
the central point of failure. :-) distfiles is another matter, of course. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison My package updates: http://finkakh.wordpress.com/ -- November Webinars for C, C++, Fortran Developers

Re: [fink-core] Servers down

2014-10-12 Thread Alexander Hansen
for that! -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison My package updates: http://finkakh.wordpress.com/ -- Meet PCI DSS 3.0 Compliance Requirements with EventLog Analyzer Achieve PCI DSS 3.0 Compliant Status with Out

Re: [fink-core] kde x11 variant

2014-11-12 Thread Alexander Hansen
didn’t work on 10.7 and later, and the current version of Qt really doesn’t want to build for X11 on OS X. Thus, we now only build native (Aqua) KDE for 10.7+ . -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison

Re: [fink-core] [Fink-users] system-java16-dev on OSX 10.10

2014-11-16 Thread Alexander Hansen
On Nov 16, 2014, at 7:21 AM, Sean Lake odysseus9...@gmail.com wrote: On Nov 16, 2014, at 7:13, Alexander Hansen alexanderk.han...@gmail.com wrote: On Nov 16, 2014, at 7:02 AM, Sean Lake odysseus9...@gmail.com wrote: On Nov 16, 2014, at 6:55, Alexander Hansen alexanderk.han

Re: [fink-core] dpkg-deb -Z

2014-12-11 Thread Alexander Hansen
that the dpkg-deb Option for compression is not mention. Does it require other installation technique. I want to change compression form gzip to lzma. Would you please help me out? Regards, Paarth I'm cc'ing the appropriate discussion channel. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison My

Re: [fink-core] udunits2-2.2.18-1 download fails

2015-02-05 Thread Alexander Hansen
manager version: 0.38.3 Distribution version: selfupdate-rsync Thu Feb 5 19:05:54 2015, 10.10, x86_64 Trees: local/main stable/main stable/crypto Nope, it was updated, but incorrectly. :-) It should be fixed now in CVS. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison

Re: [fink-core] Fink 0.38.3 backported to 10.4

2015-01-17 Thread Alexander Hansen
, though). -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison My package updates: http://finkakh.wordpress.com/ -- New Year. New Location. New Benefits. New Data Center in Ashburn, VA. GigeNET is offering a free month of service

Re: [fink-core] missing base filename in web/srcdist.en.php

2015-04-28 Thread Alexander Hansen
in when the version number was changed to a PHP variable: http://fink.cvs.sourceforge.net/viewvc/fink/web/download/srcdist.en.php?r1=1.72r2=1.73 Also appears to be in srcdist.de.php. -- Charles Lepple clepple@gmail Thanks! A fix should show up in a few minutes. -- Alexander Hansen

Re: [fink-core] I just created fink/fink-distributions on github as arepository for distributions

2015-06-10 Thread Alexander Hansen
On Jun 10, 2015, at 09:50, Daniel Macks dma...@netspace.org wrote: On Wed, 10 Jun 2015 09:34:05 -0700, Alexander Hansen alexanderk.han...@gmail.com wrote: No surprise there. :-) I was going to initialize the 10.9-libc++ distribution, but then I got to thinking about whether it might

[fink-core] I just created fink/fink-distributions on github as a repository for distributions

2015-06-10 Thread Alexander Hansen
No surprise there. :-) I was going to initialize the 10.9-libc++ distribution, but then I got to thinking about whether it might not be a bad plan to use a cvs import of the 10.7 tree and then rename the directory, so that we can preserve the history. Thoughts? -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink

[fink-core] Update to dpkg-base-files to handle known cases of files that block app bundle installs:

2015-06-10 Thread Alexander Hansen
This covers the cases that we know about. When the package isn’t currently installed the prerm script isn’t triggered, so this isn’t triggered. If we decide to go with this option, do we want only to apply it only for 10.10 and later, or go ahead and use it for all supported OS X? -- Alexander Hansen

Re: [fink-core] I just created fink/fink-distributions on github as a repository for distributions

2015-06-10 Thread Alexander Hansen
On Jun 10, 2015, at 09:53, Alexander Hansen alexanderk.han...@gmail.com wrote: On Jun 10, 2015, at 09:50, Daniel Macks dma...@netspace.org wrote: On Wed, 10 Jun 2015 09:34:05 -0700, Alexander Hansen alexanderk.han...@gmail.com wrote: No surprise there. :-) I was going

Re: [fink-core] I just created fink/fink-distributions on github as a repository for distributions

2015-06-15 Thread Alexander Hansen
the new dist AND switch VCS at the same time. Best to start with a known non-broken state. :) Daniel I’ll go ahead and initialize this sometime later this week, if nobody objects. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison

Re: [fink-core] [Fink-beginners] can not install any package.

2015-09-29 Thread Alexander Hansen
ving fink-buildlock-libidn-1.32-3 ... >Failed: phase compiling: libidn-1.32-3 failed > > I have OS 10.9.5. I would like to get some help please. > > Thank you > > Oner Sufri > It looks like the new version of gettext-tools needs the xz package to be installed. Do

Re: [fink-core] [Fink-users] apt-get-lockwait update hangs every time

2016-05-30 Thread Alexander Hansen
CC’ing the proper chain of command. I don’t really feel like speaking for the entire project in private discussion. > On May 30, 2016, at 12:32, Ian Boardman wrote: > > Dear Alexander, > I have no network problem reaching fink project servers from my Mac via my > Comcast

Re: [fink-core] Expat at Fink / Expat 2.2.0 has been released

2016-06-22 Thread Alexander Hansen
pdb.finkproject.org/pdb/package.php/expat1> The fink-core list is fine for both regular updates and security issues. I’ve put packaging up at https://sourceforge.net/p/fink/package-submissions/4702/ <https://sourcefor

Re: [fink-core] apt-get-lockout hangs in every case

2016-01-14 Thread Alexander Hansen
an use “sudo dpkg -i ” (that is, use the relative or absolute path to the file you just downloaded. The one drawback is that dependencies aren’t handled automatically. 2) If you also aren’t able to fetch package sources, you can download the sources using a browser

Re: [fink-core] Correct contact address?

2016-01-21 Thread Alexander Hansen
her -mirrors or -core should be fine, though we really need to get a few more team members subscribed to (or at least to read—I’d forgotten it even existed) the former. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison -- Site

Re: [fink-core] Correct contact address?

2016-01-21 Thread Alexander Hansen
> On Jan 21, 2016, at 13:46, Carsten Otto <o...@informatik.rwth-aachen.de> > wrote: > > Hi Alexander, > > On Thu, Jan 21, 2016 at 01:43:20PM -0800, Alexander Hansen wrote: >> Nope. Since you’re not actually subscribed to the lists you’re at the >> me

Re: [fink-core] Updates regarding ftp.halifax.rwth-aachen.de

2016-01-25 Thread Alexander Hansen
c from our end. We periodically check for (asynchronous) updates in our SourceForge CVS repository and update our rsync repository accordingly, so a remote push operation as an addition seems like it would fit. <snip? -- Alexa

Re: [fink-core] Correct contact address?

2016-01-22 Thread Alexander Hansen
Sounds good. Send me the email address you’ll want to have filled with list SPAM. :-) > On Jan 21, 2016, at 20:43, Hisashi T Fujinaka <ht...@twofifty.com> wrote: > > I'm willing to sign up for lists and moderate too. Let me know. > > On Thu, 21 Jan 2016, A

Re: [fink-core] apt-shlibs-0.5.4-1061

2016-05-12 Thread Alexander Hansen
etty minimal—all we get is what you see above. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison -- Mobile security can be enabling, not merely restricting. Employees who bring their own devices (BYOD) to work are irked by the

Re: [fink-core] bzip2-dev-1.0.6-1

2016-05-12 Thread Alexander Hansen
y minimal—all we get is what you see above. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison -- Mobile security can be enabling, not merely restricting. Employees who bring their own devices (BYOD) to work are irked by the imposition

Re: [fink-core] New openssl location

2016-09-26 Thread Alexander Hansen
y didn’t. http://fink.cvs.sourceforge.net/viewvc/fink/dists/10.7/stable/main/finkinfo/base/cvs.info?view=log With that not actually the case, I don’t see a compelling reason to put the newer libversion there. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison --

Re: [fink-core] New openssl location

2016-09-26 Thread Alexander Hansen
> On Sep 26, 2016, at 04:44, Daniel Johnson wrote: > > There is a new OpenSSL libversion out, 1.1.0. I’ve made a new package but > want to check with everyone else where I should put it, base or crypto. It > does have a new BuildDepends, text-template-pm, so that

[fink-core] Unresolved ccfits maintainer email address

2016-11-07 Thread Alexander Hansen
; Action: failed > Status: 5.0.0 (permanent failure) > Remote-MTA: dns; [134.107.106.50] > Diagnostic-Code: smtp; 5.1.0 - Unknown address error 550-'5.1.1 > <t...@hll.mpg.de>... User unknown' (delivery attempts: 0) > > From: Alexander Hansen <alexanderk.han...@gmail.com> > Subj

Re: [fink-core] dpkg build failure on 10.13

2017-09-28 Thread Alexander Hansen
> On Sep 28, 2017, at 15:28, Daniel Johnson wrote: > > While updating to dpkg 1.10.21-1246 on 10.13 I get the following error: > > /Applications/Xcode.app/Contents/Developer/usr/bin/make -C "scripts" "all" > sed -e "s:^#![:space:]*/usr/bin/perl:#! /usr/bin/perl:; \

Re: [fink-core] cvs currently broken

2017-09-28 Thread Alexander Hansen
> On Sep 28, 2017, at 16:20, Daniel Johnson wrote: > > I can’t cvs update. The old stale lock problem: > cvs update: [23:12:34] waiting for thesin’s lock in > /cvsroot/fink/dists/10.9-libcxx/stable/main/finkinfo/net > It’s been going on for a while. Unfortunately,

[fink-core] Time to de-emphasize SourceForge

2017-09-30 Thread Alexander Hansen
be able to associate them directly with the relevant .info and .patch files once we get the distribution up and running there. I’m still OK with using SourceForge to host our tarballs. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison

Re: [fink-core] Perl 5.30 compat

2017-08-21 Thread Alexander Hansen
> On Aug 21, 2017, at 13:10, TheSin wrote: > > I’d like to recommend this change to the current code base for future perl, > and to fix the PDB, I’m just not sure if it works on all fink supported > version of OS X (macOS). > > diff --git

Re: [fink-core] CVS support at SourceForge and Nov. 30

2017-12-01 Thread Alexander Hansen
> On Dec 1, 2017, at 05:35, Max Horn wrote: > > Dear all, > > > SF.net meant to disable CVS commits yesterday, but it seems they have not yet > (at least I was just able to commit something). > > > I have been badly out of the loop, but: is anybody working on a transition

[fink-core] CVS commit freeze effective immediately

2017-12-01 Thread Alexander Hansen
Since SourceForge.net was supposed to disable writes to the CVS repository any day now. Based on this I’m declaring a soft freeze on CVS commits. Please wait to update any non-base packages until we get the git distribution fully up and running. -- Alexander Hansen, Ph.D. Fink User Liaison

Re: [fink-core] CVS support at SourceForge and Nov. 30

2017-12-01 Thread Alexander Hansen
> On Dec 1, 2017, at 09:05, Alexander Hansen <alexanderk.han...@gmail.com> > wrote: > > >> On Dec 1, 2017, at 05:35, Max Horn <m...@quendi.de> wrote: >> >> Dear all, >> >> >> SF.net meant to disable CVS commits yesterday,

Re: [fink-core] Merge #166 ?

2018-12-12 Thread Alexander Hansen
to have some Fink time due to unforeseen and unpleasant circumstances, so I can do a release and document the procedure I follow once we’re ready. Sent from Mail for Windows 10 From: Hanspeter Niederstrasser Sent: Wednesday, December 12, 2018 2:11 AM To: Alexander Hansen; fink-core Subject: Re

[fink-core] Merge #166 ?

2018-12-11 Thread Alexander Hansen
I was thinking that it might help us if we do the aforementioned merge to facilitate community testing, etc. -akh ___ fink-core mailing list fink-core@lists.sourceforge.net List archive: http://news.gmane.org/gmane.os.apple.fink.core Subscription

[fink-core] fink-0.44.1 tagged

2019-03-13 Thread Alexander Hansen
Hey, folks. I’ve tagged a bugfix fink-0.44.1, mainly because bzip2 is currently busted for bootstrap. I’m too tired to do a release tonight, but I should be able to swing it tomorrow sometime unless somebody beats me to it. —Alex ___ fink-core

[fink-core] mirrors

2019-03-13 Thread Alexander Hansen
Hey, folks. Our mirror issue is just that the finkmirrors.net domain needs to be fixed. Does anybody remember who owns it? —Akh ___ fink-core mailing list fink-core@lists.sourceforge.net List archive: http://news.gmane.org/gmane.os.apple.fink.core

Re: [fink-core] Criteria (both man and machine) for a replacement for the mirror volunteer? Re: [Fink-users] Is Fink alive? (fwd)

2019-03-16 Thread Alexander Hansen
person and the > necessary system(s) - for such a volunteer? I am tentatively interested. > > Thank You, > -- > Glenn Forbes Fleming Larratt > Cornell University IT Security Office > > -- Forwarded message ------ > Date: Fri, 8 Mar 2019 04:03:56 + > F

Re: [fink-core] web (old) vs website (current) repo

2019-01-28 Thread Alexander Hansen
> On Jan 28, 2019, at 03:24, Hanspeter Niederstrasser > wrote: > > in Github, we currently have the 'website' repo that's the up to date version > of our website and docs. There's also a 'web' repo that's a "temporary and > incomplete" conversion of the old CVS web module. Is there any

[fink-core] Backup website proposal

2019-02-05 Thread Alexander Hansen
Hi, folks. If for some reason we have any downtime in getting our existing website infrastructure deployed, I’d like to propose using the website functionality on GitHub to set up a reduced interim version. Honestly, if we didn’t need the PDB, I’d rather use that as our main website because