zlib woes

Rainer Müller raimue at macports.org
Fri Mar 19 16:20:07 PDT 2010

On 20.03.2010 00:07, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
> On Mar 19, 2010, at 16:46, Payam Minoofar wrote:
>> Ghostscript has been rid of the problems introduced with the latest build of zlib. Has there been much progress with the other packages having problems with zlib?
> http://trac.macports.org/ticket/24067
>> Qt4-mac especially.
> http://trac.macports.org/ticket/24072

I am not sure what other changes zlib 1.2.4 introduces, but couldn't we
please just go back to 1.2.3 in the ports tree for now until we have a
real fix?

This seems to affect a lot of ports and causes many build failures. It's
not important for users trying to upgrade as they still have an older
version to use, but especially harmful for users trying to set up a new


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