Upgrading gettext breaks many ports

David Glasser glasser at mit.edu
Mon Sep 25 13:57:59 PDT 2006

On 9/25/06, David Glasser <glasser at mit.edu> wrote:
> I did a "port upgrade installed" this morning, which upgraded gettext.
>  gettext used to provide  /opt/local/lib/libintl.3.dylib, and now
> provides /opt/local/lib/libintl.8.dylib.  This broke a lot of ports,
> including subversion, subversion-perlbindings, gawk, gnupg, wget, and
> bitlbee:

As a note -- I've gotten offers of how I can recover on IRC and in
personal responses to my mail.  That's great, but that doesn't mean
that there isn't an issue here which is going to affect a lot of


David Glasser | glasser at mit.edu | http://www.davidglasser.net/

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