NetBSD Problem Report #33356

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Subject: mail/thunderbird attempts to install .so files even though they're compiled as .dylib on Darwin
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>Number:         33356
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       mail/thunderbird attempts to install .so files even though they're compiled as .dylib on Darwin
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    macos-pkg-people
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Tue Apr 25 07:15:00 +0000 2006
>Last-Modified:  Wed Mar 07 06:07:32 +0000 2012
>Originator:     Alexander Botero-Lowry
>Release:        Darwin 8.0.1
FreeDarwin Project
Darwin 8.0.1 Darwin Kernel Version 8.0.1: Fri Apr 29 12:15:33 PDT 2005; root:xnu-792.obj/RELEASE_PPC Power Macintosh powerpc
Basically, the libraries installed from dist/bin and dist/bin/components are .dylib(s) on darwin, but the install-foo attempts to install them as .so(s) and obviously in this case can not find them. 
Install Thunderbird on Darwin
I copied the files by hand and then ran thunderbird-bin -register by hand. 



Responsible-Changed-From-To: pkg-manager->darwin-pkg-people
Responsible-Changed-When: Tue, 25 Apr 2006 17:41:56 +0000
Darwin pkgsrc problem (see also 33355 and 33357).

State-Changed-From-To: open->feedback
State-Changed-When: Sun, 12 Apr 2009 21:25:33 +0000
The package was updated to next major release, does the problem persist?

State-Changed-From-To: feedback->open
State-Changed-When: Tue, 16 Jun 2009 15:52:19 +0000
Submitter's mail is bouncing; any Darwin folks want to test this?

From: Helge Muehlmeier <>
Subject: Re: pkg/33356
Date: Sat, 20 Feb 2010 17:32:43 +0100

 check is in process...

Responsible-Changed-From-To: darwin-pkg-people->macos-pkg-people
Responsible-Changed-When: Wed, 07 Mar 2012 06:07:32 +0000
darwin-pkg-people has been changed to macos-pkg-people


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