[PC-BSD Testing] PCBSD 8.0 Alpha 20090929 x86 ports

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Mon Oct 5 07:27:07 PDT 2009


On Thu, 1 Oct 2009, Ian Robinson wrote:

> Re: System Kernel and Ports.
>
> I suppose these two items are related because a config file somewhere
> identifies that the kernel as FreeBSD 7:
>
> 1.  Although the System Manager correctly reports that the operating
> system is PCBSD 8.0 Alpha, deeper into System Manager -> System
> Settings -> Tasks, it reports that the kernel is "FBSD7.0-PCBSD7.0
> (Standard PCBSD Kernel for 7.0"

Just fixed in SVN, it'll be corrected in future alpha, not todays, but next :)

>
> 2.  If you run "portsnap fetch extract update" within the port-console
> it retrieves the ports tree, but it appears to be FreeBSD 7's port
> tree.  It is also very bi-polar since you can find that Opera is at
> release 10 (the newest) while Firefox is only at version 2.x (not so
> new).
>

Umm, there is no FBSD 7 ports tree, there is only 1 ports tree for all FreeBSD releases :)

Are you looking at the right firefox ports? /usr/ports/www/firefox35?

>
> Ian Robinson
> Salem, Ohio
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