[tlbuild] maybe dropping freebsd binaries

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Fri Aug 14 09:07:34 CEST 2009

On Thu, 13 Aug 2009, Karl Berry wrote:
> I'm wondering about dropping the freebsd binaries (both i386 and amd64)
> from TL, since Randy hasn't answered mail for a couple of months, and
> Manfred has only a very new freebsd (8.0), and Utah has only a very old
> (6.x) freebsd, and it's freebsd 7 which is the current stable release.
> If anyone else has a freebsd 7 system, that'd be good.  I just wonder

I guess I can set one up in a virtualbox next week, but not as 
I said before next sunday or so.

Are there any special considerations to build the sources on freebsd7?

Best wishes


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