cyrus-sasl2 upgrading (was Re: subversion on 10.4)

Bryan Blackburn blb at
Thu Jun 11 00:26:34 PDT 2009

On Thu, Jun 11, 2009 at 01:11:22AM -0500, Ryan Schmidt said:
> On Jun 11, 2009, at 00:43, Bryan Blackburn wrote:
>> Does anyone know why cyrus-sasl2 has that pre-configure check?  I found
>> tickets #17158 and #17328, the former being the one which added it but 
>> with
>> no description of why.  Having just commented-out the pre-configure  
>> bit,
>> upgrading from 2.1.22 to 2.1.23 worked just fine.  Is it
>> OS-version-specific, arch-specific, or MacPorts-version-specific?
> I also have no problem upgrading from 2.1.22 to 2.1.23, on Mac OS X  
> 10.4.11 Intel with Xcode 2.5 and MacPorts 1.7.1.
> But if you downgrade your cyrus-sasl2 to 2.1.21 first, then try to  
> upgrade, you should get the failure I got (see below).

Ah, so the secret is to come from the .21 version...okay I've attached a
patch to ticket #17328 which should deal with this.  The patch is a bit
kludgy but without messing around with the autoconf stuff (which is pretty
old), this is the simplest way to deal with it.



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