Created attachment 214668 [details]
diff's for FreeBSD vile & xvile ports for v9.8u
vile 9.8u was released 2020/05/16
The ports editors/vile and editors/xvile should be updated.
Besides the version-number bump, some additional files are added (new syntax highlighting types). Also, a patch is needed for the configure script (to enable a feature that was disabled in an over-wide check for a MacOS problem).
A patch is attached, from vile's source-tree. The same files are available as "v9_8u" in
The patch does not apply cleanly.
Can you post a diff against the latest revision of the ports tree?
Created attachment 215055 [details]
alternate patch for vile-9.8u
This is closer to the way I patched 9.8t
Created attachment 215056 [details]
alternate patch for xvile-9.8u
I took a look for ports-maintainer guidance on patches, but found only the "makepatch" stuff, which doesn't apply to this case.
A commit references this bug:
Date: Sun May 31 06:17:44 UTC 2020
New revision: 537120
- Update to 9.8u
- Add LICENSE_FILE
Submitted by: Thomas E. Dickey <firstname.lastname@example.org> (maintainer)
Approved by: mentors (implicit)