[clc-devel] Port names (case)

Juergen Daubert jue at jue.li
Fri Sep 2 05:59:40 UTC 2005


On Fri, Sep 02, 2005 at 02:56:41PM +1000, James Mills wrote:
> Hi Guys,

Hi James,

> I have a peice of software that I'd like to create a port for and make
> available to other CRUX users (obviously) I'll try it out myself though
> first (from the website it appears to be very nice!).
> 
> I have a problem though, it's called MuSE
> 
> However this may conflict with an already existing port called: muse
> 
> Will it conflict ? (Are ports case-sensitive, seeing as linux file names
> are)
> 
> Any other comments ?

Yes, using uppercase characters in package names violates the packages
guidlines, see
http://www.fukt.bth.se/~per/crux/doc/handbook.html#Package-Guidelines-General

btw, please fix your WMmp port.


Greetings
Jürgen


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