[csw-maintainers] linking against rrdtool fails

Daniel Pocock daniel at opencsw.org
Thu Sep 3 17:01:57 CEST 2009

Dagobert Michelsen wrote:
> Hi Daniel,
> Am 03.09.2009 um 12:56 schrieb Daniel Pocock:
>> Daniel Pocock wrote:
>>> Dagobert Michelsen wrote:
>>>> Hi Daniel,
>>>> Am 03.09.2009 um 12:36 schrieb Daniel Pocock:
>>>>> Dagobert Michelsen wrote:
>>>>>> There were issues with circular dependencies which have been fixed
>>>>>> recently with SVG support. Please try if libcairo from testing
>>>>>> solves you problem. This would also help John who did the
>>>>>> repackage to release it.
>>>>> How do I get it from testing?  When I look at the mirrors, I just 
>>>>> see stable, current and unstable
>>>> Ah, ok, from here:
>>>>  <http://mirror.opencsw.org/testing.html>
>>>> Commandlines for pkg-get and pkgutil are also described there.
>>>> It is btw also available from the farm as /home/testing/
>>> Thanks, I had been looking at http://www.opencsw.org/mirrors which 
>>> mentions testing but doesn't link to that other page.
>> I did
>> pkgutil -t ... -i CSWrrd
> Please update _only_ cairo, not rrd or anything else as stuff in 
> testing may or may not
> be broken and you want to test cairo only.
>> and now things like ggrep are broken.  It says libiconv is not found, 
>> but I can see it in the right place.
>> Do other issues exist in testing?  Do I need to update all my 
>> packages from testing now?
> Definitely not. Please revert all versions from CSW packages to 
> current except
> cairo or you will get massive problems. testing/ is not meant to be 
> fully installed
> as there are no checks done between packages from testing/.

When I try to get cairo with pkgutil, it wants to grab other packages 
too, including iconv:

-bash-3.00# pkgutil -t http://mirror.opencsw.org/opencsw/testing -i 
Fetching new catalog http://mirror.opencsw.org/opencsw/testing/i386/5.10 
if available...
--2009-09-03 15:59:32--  
Resolving mirror.opencsw.org...
Connecting to mirror.opencsw.org||:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 31807 (31K) [text/plain]
Saving to: 

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2009-09-03 15:59:37 (85.4 KB/s) - 
saved [31807/31807]

Fetching new catalog http://ftp.heanet.ie/pub/opencsw/current/i386/5.10 
if available...
--2009-09-03 15:59:37--  
Resolving ftp.heanet.ie..., 2001:770:18:aa40::c101:c140
Connecting to ftp.heanet.ie||:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 398585 (389K) [text/plain]
Saving to: 

100%[======================================>] 398,585     72.1K/s   in 

2009-09-03 15:59:42 (74.5 KB/s) - 
saved [398585/398585]

Parsing catalog, may take a while...
Updated packages: CSWzlib-1.2.3,REV=2009.04.05 
CSWiconv-1.13.1,REV=2009.07.31 CSWftype2-2.3.9,REV=2009.04.16 
Current packages: CSWcommon-1.4.6,REV=2008.04.28 
CSWx11common-1.0,REV=2009.05.24 CSWlibxau-1.0.4,REV=2009.06.04 
CSWlibxcb-1.3,REV=2009.06.07 CSWlibx11-1.2.2,REV=2009.07.12 
CSWexpat-2.0.1,REV=2009.01.22 CSWisaexec-0.2,REV=2009.03.26 
CSWxcbutil-0.3.5,REV=2009.06.12 CSWpng-1.2.39,REV=2009.08.13 
CSWpixman-0.15.8,REV=2009.06.02 CSWlibxrender-0.9.4,REV=2009.06.11 
Total size: 3.9 MB
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