New docbook-xsl (1.79.2) breaks existing XSL files

Leonardo Brondani Schenkel leonardo at
Mon Nov 6 08:25:47 UTC 2017


DocBook XSLs changed their URIs from `` to ``, 
which results in existing XML files using the former URIs not able to 
find the local copy installed by the port. This will trigger a download 
from the URI or fail if net access is disabled.

This could break many existing ports and user XML files. Neomutt for 
example can no longer be built:

I'm writing to the list because this change in upstream might have far 
reaching implications, and this port has no official maintainer, so I 
want to bring as much visibility to the issue as possible and discuss a 

// Leonardo.

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