Opened 8 years ago

Closed 20 months ago

#42662 closed update (fixed)

gvpe @2.22: update to 2.25

Reported by: cooljeanius (Eric Gallager) Owned by: macports-tickets@…
Priority: Normal Milestone:
Component: ports Version: 2.2.1
Keywords: Cc:
Port: gvpe

Description

livecheck says:

Local-Admins-MacBook-Pro:~ ericgallager$ port -v livecheck gvpe
gvpe seems to have been updated (port version: 2.22, new version: 2.25)

Some important items to note from NEWS:

  • Some of the protocol changes are incompatible with previous versions
  • added sha256 and sha512 support to the software (the MacPorts Portfile will want to add rmd160 and sha256 checksums for the tarball, but that is a different issue and unrelated to the support for different checksums within gvpe itself)
  • more conf options
  • better detection of openssl
  • Will now opportunistically link against zlib (for openssl's sake), so the MacPorts Portfile will want to add a dependency on zlib.
  • Configury is based on newer autotools
  • uses the libev 4 API (MacPorts never declared a dependency on libev for gvpe previously, so maybe it will want to add one? gvpe does include its own copy of libev vendored into its tree, but I am not sure if it would be better to use that or the libev port in MacPorts...)
  • License clarification (MacPorts already has the GPL-3+ under its license, so we should be fine there)
  • bug fixes (unfortunately these bug fixes seem to have not included a fix for the build failure that I have been running into, both with the current version and the new version, but that is a separate issue...)

(gvpe has no maintainer btw)

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 20 months ago by jmroot (Joshua Root)

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

In 1bb33eaba4d62d2b8ea0ca6a437c6883369402aa/macports-ports (master):

gvpe: update to 3.1

Closes: #42662

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