cvs commit: ports/shells/bash Makefile pkg-plist
wxs at FreeBSD.org
Mon Mar 23 18:23:27 PDT 2009
On Mon, Mar 23, 2009 at 11:14:13PM +0000, David O'Brien wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 13, 2009 at 01:34:26PM +0100, Pav Lucistnik wrote:
> > David O'Brien wrote:
> > >On Thu, Mar 12, 2009 at 09:54:01AM +0000, Sergey A. Osokin wrote:
> > >>osa 2009-03-12 09:54:01 UTC
> > >> FreeBSD ports repository
> > >> Modified files:
> > >> shells/bash Makefile pkg-plist
> > >> Log:
> > >> Fix pkg-plist.
> > >> Bump PORTREVISION.
> > >
> > >Thanks for fixing the PLIST (much appreciated), but why did you bump
> > >PORTREVISION for a PLIST change?
> > >
> > >There is zero reason to force a reinstall for a PLIST change. Either the
> > >port is already installed (and the user can wait for some other reason to
> > >update), or the port isn't installed and bumping PORTREVISION does
> > >nothing.
> > It's needed for package cluster, otherwise it does not know to rebuild
> > and will serve incomplete package forever.
> Is there ever a change then that doesn't require a bump in either
> PORTREVISION or PORTVERSION?
> If not, maybe we should do away with PORTREVISION and use something like:
> That way the revision # would automatically be bumped with every commit.
Just changing the maintainer should not require the user to do anything.
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