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Call for Testing: Qt 4.6.0 for FreeBSD

( FreeBSD andFreeBSD_EN andKDE )

Max has announce the QT 4.6.0 public  test. see his Announcement. The FreeBSD KDE team is pleased to announce public call for testing Qt-4.6.0. Ports can be downloaded from area51 repository: svn co http://area51.pcbsd.org/trunk/area51/QT and integrated into portstree using ‚qtmerge‘ script from http://area51.pcbsd.org/trunk/area51/Tools/scripts/ Alternatively you can use patch vs portstree: http://people.freebsd.org/~makc/patches/qt460.patch.bz2 Knowing issues: devel/qt4-designer fails […]

( FreeBSD andFreeBSD_EN andKDE )

Few hours after the Official Release we’re happy to announce that KDE-4.3.4 is now available in the FreeBSD ports tree. KDE-4.3.4 is only a Bugfix release. A full changelog is available here.

Here is a small Status update about our work on gecko stuff: beat@ already removed all references to www/mozilla. Also the switch from USE_GECKO= xulrunner firefox mozilla to USE_GECKO= libxul is mostly done. Some small parts are still in the tree and we are working on them. Afterwards xulrunner will be removed. Finally the first […]

( FreeBSD andFreeBSD_EN andKDE )

So FreeBSD 8.0 was now officially released, and the ports tree was now opened. I’ve taken the night and updated python to 2.6.4. Also as i wrote, I am back to the KDE game, we have updated Qt to 4.5.3. fluffy@ spend a lot time to update py-qt4 which is now 4.6.2, and py-sip is […]

Howdy, beat@ want some tester for SeaMonkey 2.0 here a full quota: A few days ago SeaMonkey 2.0 has been released. To install SeaMonkey 2.0 a modified bsd.gecko.mk is needed. Therefore we are not able to commit it to the ports tree until the tree is unfreezed. So now we are looking for tester/reviewer of […]

Here is a patch to update python to 2.6.4 and py-setuptools (thx to wen@), it seems all fine to me, i’ve already update locally without any problems, tinderbox run was also fine and dependency ports builds without problems. If you like to test the patch feel free and fetch it from here. If you find […]

( FreeBSD andFreeBSD_EN andKDE )

We’re happy to announce that KDE-4.3.2 is ready for testing. KDE-4.3.2 is only a Bugfix release. If you want to play with KDE 4.3.2 please checkout all ports from area51. A note about area51, we have changed the repo layout, Qt and KDE is now split between area51/QT and area51/KDE. If you have an old […]

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So beat@ did the Gecko job more or less alone :(. So I thought it’s a good idea to help a bit the KDE Team.. I’ve started with a rework of the area51 repo. We splitted now Qt and KDE into 2 seperated repo’s. Makes the life a bit easier in future. Also I rewrote […]

Howdy, Here is a patch to update python to 2.6.3, it seems all fine to me, i’ve already update locally without any problems, tinderbox run was also fine and dependency ports builds without problems. If you like to test the patch feel free and fetch it from here. After the 8.0 Release I plan to […]

Goals: Removal of mozilla, nvu, xulrunner and firefox2. www/firefox35 should be moved to www/firefox. The options USE_GECKO mozilla nvu xulrunner and firefox will be also removed. Background: We have a lot of old stuff on the portstree and it’s time to cleanup old stuff. www/mozilla is 5 year old now, no longer supported by upstream, […]