DaemonForums  

Go Back   DaemonForums > OpenBSD > OpenBSD Packages and Ports

OpenBSD Packages and Ports Installation and upgrading of packages and ports on OpenBSD.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1   (View Single Post)  
Old 12th November 2009
persistent_ignoramus persistent_ignoramus is offline
New User
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 2
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default [SOLVED]DJBware ports on 4.6-stable (i386) config question

Hello.

I've been successfully running DJB's software (daemontools, ucspi-tcp and djbdns) on OpenBSD since 4.3, always installing from source according to the instructions from djb's web pages (link not allowed).

However, I am unsuccessfully trying to configure after the install through Arnaud Bergeron's unofficial ports, published on misc_at_openbsd_dot_org on 2008-07-04 DJBware ports (link is not allowed to new users like me so I had to remove it).

Since the discussion at the above link referred the ports as normalized, I assume I shouldn't follow the DJB's instructions, shouldn't create users and shouldn't create /services directory. But I am apparently doing something wrong.

Moreover, there are freedt and ucspi-unix in ports, but djbdns still have damontools and ucspi-tcp as dependencies in djbdns-1.05 port. Therefore, there is no possibility (at least to my limited knowledge) to install only djbdns and start it through /etc/rc.local

I would appreciate all comments and suggestions, for which I am grateful in advance.

Last edited by persistent_ignoramus; 13th November 2009 at 09:46 PM. Reason: solved
Reply With Quote
  #2   (View Single Post)  
Old 12th November 2009
jggimi's Avatar
jggimi jggimi is online now
More noise than signal
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: USA
Posts: 3,608
Thanked 214 Times in 189 Posts
Default

Here is the thread, from the ports@ mailing list, not the misc@ mailing list:

http://marc.info/?t=121483509300008&r=1&w=2

To "normalize" means to adapt the unique djb file locations to OpenBSD's hier(7) architecture.

You are correct, you should not create djb directory structures.

But since that port was created more than 15 months ago, I would contact Arnaud and see if there are updates, and get any advice he may have for a 4.6 user.
Reply With Quote
  #3   (View Single Post)  
Old 12th November 2009
J65nko J65nko is offline
Administrator
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Budel - the Netherlands
Posts: 3,135
Thanked 182 Times in 149 Posts
Default

I have a couple of scripts to install daemontools and djbdns on OpenBSD.

Because it is quite a while since I actually used them I will have to dig them up from a backup and test them on a new installation of an OpenBSD snapshot.

If you can wait a couple of hours I will post them with in the Howto section here
__________________
You don't need to be a genius to debug a pf.conf firewall ruleset, you just need the guts to run tcpdump
Reply With Quote
  #4   (View Single Post)  
Old 13th November 2009
persistent_ignoramus persistent_ignoramus is offline
New User
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 2
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default solved!

I've solved it.

The problem was that root account has not had the path to daemontools utilities in /usr/local/sbin. When I've solved it, it only took to follow the instructions from DJB' web pages, the same as required for installation from source.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Directadmin on FreeBSD 7 Stable i386 issue Celestemmcknight FreeBSD Ports and Packages 1 7th June 2009 11:35 PM
Questions, Ports / current|stable ax0 OpenBSD Installation and Upgrading 42 16th April 2009 08:23 PM
ports config and makefile scripting boincv FreeBSD Ports and Packages 6 1st October 2008 07:57 AM
ports: stable or current? schrodinger OpenBSD Packages and Ports 4 11th August 2008 01:18 PM
-stable question jwhal OpenBSD General 9 15th May 2008 12:29 AM


All times are GMT. The time now is 02:38 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content copyright © 2007-2010, the authors
Daemon image copyright ©1988, Marshall Kirk McKusick