10 October, 2020 by gdt@NetBSD.org | netbsd
The pkgsrc developers are proud to announce the 68th quarterly release of pkgsrc, the cross-platform packaging system. pkgsrc is available with more than 22,000 packages, running on 23 separate platforms; more information on pkgsrc itself is available at https://www.pkgsrc.org/ In total, 241 packages were added, 115 packages were removed, and 1,713 package updates (to 1,273 unique packages) were processed since the pkgsrc-2020Q2 release. As always, many packages have been brought up to date relative to upstream. For the 2020Q3 release we also welcome the following notable packages additions and changes to the pkgsrc collection: - Blender 2.90.0 and 2.83.5 (LTS) - FileZilla 3.50.0 - Firefox 68.12.0, 78.3.0 (as an ESR), 80.0.1 - Go 1.15.1 - gnuradio 18.104.22.168 - Inkscape 1.0.1 - LibreOffice 22.214.171.124 - matrix-synapse 1.20.1 - ncspot 0.2.2 - MAME 0.224 - Node.js 12.18.3, 14.10.1 - Perl 5.32.0 - PHP 7.2.33, 7.3.22, 7.4.10 - pkgin 20.8.0 - PostgreSQL 9.5.23, 9.6.19, 10.14, 11.9, 12.4 - PowerDNS 4.3.1 - Python 3.6.12, 3.7.9, 3.8.4 - Qt 5.15.1 - qutebrowser 1.13.1 - Rust 1.45.2 and rust-bin 1.46.0 - SQLite 3.33.0 - Syncthing 1.8.0 - tor 0.4.4.5 - WebKitGTK 2.30.02 - nearly all perl packages are up to date - many new Lua libraries - 46 new R packages We say notable goodbyes to: - xenkernel, xentools 4.2, 4.5, 4.6, 4.8 (4.11.4 and 4.13.1 are present) Changes to the pkgsrc infrastructure and notes: - The default version of go is now 1.15. - The default version of PostgresQL is now 12. - Note that firefox and thunderbird do not build on NetBSD 8. Users who wish to run these programs are advised to update to NetBSD 9. - Many perl packages that were superfluous because their content is included in perl itself have been removed. Instructions on using the binary package manager can be found at https://pkgin.net, and pkgsrc itself can be retrieved from https://github.com/NetBSD/pkgsrc or via cvs or tar file -- see https://www.netbsd.org/docs/pkgsrc/getting.html. The branch name for the 2020Q3 branch is "pkgsrc-2020Q3".