[darcs-users] darcs on FreeBSD (was: Re: new binaries please!)
zooko at zooko.com
Tue Nov 16 15:53:56 UTC 2004
> I recently installed darcs 1.0 cleanly from the ports system for 4.x.
> If that's your setup and you have access, I recommend trying the port.
> I could not get ghc to install on FreeBSD 5.1, but I suspect that 5.3
> would work. My solution for 5.1 was to install compat4x and then copy
> 4.x binary over.
Unfortunately, the server in question seems to be running FreeBSD 6
kernel and the ports tree seems not to be current (it has mostly
directories with just a README.html) and I don't know how to update
Anyway, the Debian box is a satisfying alternative for now. Too bad
about running darcs 1.0.0rc3 but there will be a new static binary
soon, even if I have to build it myself as soon as my Linux box comes
back on line from the recent power outage here in Nova Scotia.
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