Broken Ports and Fixes

Simone Rota sip at varlock.com
Fri Oct 13 15:28:02 UTC 2006


On 10/13/06 16:59 Mark Rosenstand wrote:
>> Actually I think lynx is (also) in opt as Nick correctly reports.
>> It's going to be dropped in a couple of days anyway.
> 
> ... again, apparently:
> 
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> r1226 | sten | 2006-04-12 05:27:28 +0200 (Wed, 12 Apr 2006) | 1 line
> Changed paths:
>    D /attic/lynx
>    A /crux-2.2/ports/opt/lynx (from /attic/lynx:1126)
>    M /crux-2.2/ports/opt/lynx/Pkgfile
> 
> lynx: adopt port
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> And no, I wasn't notified when that happened. Would have been nice.

Sure. Only please have a look at what's going on before dubbing reported
problems as user errors.

Apart from that, I suggest contrib maintainers to check for dups from
time to time (ie with prt-get dup) so you can promptly detect
'masked' ports.

Regards,
Simone

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Simone Rota
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