Commit be4f0503 authored by Thomas Roessler's avatar Thomas Roessler

I've been told that the FreeBSD shell has been fixed meanwhile.

Additionally, add the note from Vikas on patching Solaris to get
mutt work properly on that system.
parent 348139b2
......@@ -175,8 +175,9 @@ Solaris 2.4
Use the --with-included-gettext configuration switch if you
experience this problem.
Color does not work right with Solaris curses. You will have to
compile with either ncurses or slang to get working color support.
Color does not work right with Solaris curses. You will
have to compile with either ncurses or slang to get working
color support.
Solaris 2.6
......@@ -184,6 +185,11 @@ Solaris 2.6
with the system regexp library. Please use the --with-rx
switch when configuring on this platform.
For the real fix, applying Sun patches # 105490-05 (linker
patch) and # 105210-17 (libc and malloc patch) from
sunsolve.sun.com has been reported to stop these problems
from occuring.
Linux
On recent Linux systems, flock() and fcntl() locks don't mix. If
......@@ -206,15 +212,4 @@ Digital Unix (OSF/1)
Also, the system curses library is said to be badly broken. Use
GNU ncurses or SLang instead.
FreeBSD 3.0
/bin/sh is broken on this platform. You need the
"--with-exec-shell" configuration switch here; ksh and bash
are reported to be fine.
This may also be an issue with earlier FreeBSD
versions and other BSD systems.
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