cvs commit: ports/games Makefile ports/games/linux-ut2003-demo
Makefile distinfo pkg-descr
obrien at FreeBSD.org
Tue Sep 6 01:51:57 PDT 2005
On Sun, Sep 04, 2005 at 06:51:22PM +0200, Alexander Leidinger wrote:
> We had a discussion on ports@ a while ago: As long as there are no very
> urgent reasons to use a install-time generated plist a maintainer
> should (as in: we point with fingers on you if you don't do it) use a
> static plist since it is more beneficial for most people.
There are many "broken" ports that we have simply because a port was
upgraded and a new file was added that the committer didn't notice.
If we want static PLISTs we should create better tools for the
autogeneration of them. Something like "make checksum" to autogenerate
the distinfo file.
-- David (obrien at FreeBSD.org)
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