FreeBSD Bugzilla – Bug 85368
port comms/hylafax won't send faxes under FreeBSD5
Last modified: 2005-10-08 09:23:27 UTC
The HylaFax port (comms/hylafax) won't send Class 1 faxes under FreeBSD5.4.
The sendfax program segfaults.
Fix: Apply this patch, which back-ports the fixes for Class 1 sending from the
current development release of HylaFax into 4.2.1.
Install the port, try to send a fax, then look in /var/log/messages for
Aug 28 17:03:37 catbert FaxQueuer: JOB 18: Send program terminated
abnormally with exit status 0xb
Dear maintainer of FreeBSD port comms/hylafax,
Can you please take a look at the following PR:
and let us know what you think about the changes?
Phil, maintainer - does the patch fix a FreeBSD-specific issue, or or
should the changes also be submitted to the upstream authors?
Asked maintainer and submitter for feedback
> Phil, maintainer - does the patch fix a FreeBSD-specific issue, or or
> should the changes also be submitted to the upstream authors?
The patches fix a FreeBSD 5.x specific issue that has been resolved in the
unreleased CVS version of HylaFax. These patches are a backport from the