notmuch-0.18 issues [was Re: notmuch-0.16: realpath() compatibility issue; clang visibility problem]

Thomas Klausner tk at
Sun Mar 12 13:52:27 PDT 2017

On Sun, Mar 12, 2017 at 07:24:53PM +0200, Tomi Ollila wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 12 2017, David Bremner <david at> wrote:
> > Thomas Klausner <tk at> writes:
> >
> >>
> >> 1. pkgsrc's copy of rst2man is called "". The configure test
> >>
> >
> > Since I see notmuch in pkgsrc for netbsd, I guess things have improved.
> > I had a quick look at the pkgsrc patches [1].  I don't think we're
> > interested in carrying the zlib workarounds upstream, but I guess we
> Note that notmuch dump/restore may not work correctly with zlib 1.2.3 !
> I tried a while ago (someone suggested on this mailing list) and got
> corrupted data. If newer netbsd has newer zlib I'd suggest to use that.

pkgsrc provides a newer zlib. I've removed the compat patches and
depend on zlib- now, like notmuch's configure requests.

Thanks for looking at the pkgsrc patches!

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