Diverting from upstream

Johannes Winkelmann jw at smts.ch
Fri Sep 8 12:46:24 UTC 2006


Hi,

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On Fri, Sep 08, 2006 at 07:29:05 -0500, William Lewis wrote:
[...]
> I have to agree with this, and more than once, I've been bitten by the
> shadow port in particular.  Just last night I was trying to update dbus,
> and when I went through the pre-install items (as distributed in the
> port's README), I couldn't execute useradd -n -g because of the port.
> Even removing the -n option still gave me an error about those two being
> mutually exclusive.  I can figure it out, it's just that I don't want
> to.  And I think the shadow patches may be to blame.  If not, shouldn't
> the README in dbus be changed?
Is this per change a system you updated from 2.1 to 2.2?

If yes, did you follow the release notes
  http://crux.nu/Main/ReleaseNotes2-2

Regards, Johannes
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