[ITP] mailutils 3.2

Ken Brown kbrown@cornell.edu
Thu Apr 20 20:11:00 GMT 2017

On 4/20/2017 2:55 PM, Yaakov Selkowitz wrote:
> On 2017-04-19 15:11, Ken Brown wrote:
>> On 4/19/2017 1:17 PM, Jon Turney wrote:
>>> mailutils.cygport:
>>> 3.2-missing_tests.patch is listed in SRC_URI.  I'm guess this is an
>>> error, or it needs to be a URL?
>> No, this was deliberate.  There's some kind of glitch in the build
>> system that causes the missing tests to be removed again, so I have to
>> reapply the patch as part of src_test().  Adding it to SRC_URI seemed
>> like the easiest way to make sure it was available.
>>> src_tests() ignores the result of make check.
>> Thanks.  I have no idea why I did that, but I've fixed it now.
>>> I added 'mailutils' to your authorized uploads, so you can go ahead or
>>> wait until Yaakov has some time to tell you what else is wrong with your
>>> package :)
>> I'll wait a few more days to see if Yaakov has further comments.
> I was offline for most of the last two weeks.  I still don't like the
> /usr/bin/mu-mh directory as it is a FHS violation; it looks like fixing
> that is simply a matter of passing --with-mh-bindir=/usr/libexec/mu-mh
> to configure.  With that, this looks good.

OK, I'll make that change.  I'll have to make a corresponding change to 
Emacs's mh-e library, but that's no big deal.


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