Bug 238100 - www/pivotx: Remove port?
Summary: www/pivotx: Remove port?
Status: Closed FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Ports & Packages
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Individual Port(s) (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Only Me
Assignee: Tobias Kortkamp
URL:
Keywords:
Depends on:
Blocks: 235942
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Reported: 2019-05-24 11:24 UTC by Tobias Kortkamp
Modified: 2019-05-24 12:28 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
bugzilla: maintainer-feedback? (fumifumi)


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Description Tobias Kortkamp freebsd_committer 2019-05-24 11:24:00 UTC
Upstream development has ended 2 years ago and the MYSQL option is broken as 
USE_PHP=mysql is no longer supported with PHP 7.x, so there is some doubt as
to whether it even works with PHP 7 or not.

Should this port be removed?  If it stays the MYSQL should be fixed.

http://blog.pivotx.net/2017-03-22/pivotx-development-has-ended
Comment 1 Tobias Kortkamp freebsd_committer 2019-05-24 11:46:32 UTC
It seems that there is some activity here [1], so maybe it can be updated
instead.

[1] https://github.com/pivotx/PivotX
Comment 2 fumifumi 2019-05-24 12:13:34 UTC
Thank you for your notification.

As active development is over and has not been taken over by anyone for years, www/pivotx should be removed.

Rremove it, please.

Thank you,
Comment 3 Tobias Kortkamp freebsd_committer 2019-05-24 12:18:25 UTC
Done. Thank you very much for the quick response.
Comment 4 commit-hook freebsd_committer 2019-05-24 12:19:36 UTC
A commit references this bug:

Author: tobik
Date: Fri May 24 12:18:35 UTC 2019
New revision: 502455
URL: https://svnweb.freebsd.org/changeset/ports/502455

Log:
  Deprecate www/pivotx

  It is unmaintained upstream and does not work with PHP 7

  PR:		238100
  Submitted by:	maintainer

Changes:
  head/www/pivotx/Makefile
Comment 5 commit-hook freebsd_committer 2019-05-24 12:28:47 UTC
A commit references this bug:

Author: tobik
Date: Fri May 24 12:27:57 UTC 2019
New revision: 502458
URL: https://svnweb.freebsd.org/changeset/ports/502458

Log:
  www/pivotx: Remove broken MYSQL option

  USE_PHP=mysql no longer exists.

  PR:		238100

Changes:
  head/www/pivotx/Makefile