cvs commit: ports/games Makefile ports/games/linux-ut2003-demo Makefile distinfo pkg-descr ports/games/linux-ut2003-demo/files

Michael Nottebrock lofi at
Tue Sep 6 02:51:51 PDT 2005

On Tuesday, 6. September 2005 10:51, David O'Brien wrote:
> 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.

It takes continuous ignorance of pointyhat mail from the respective committer 
before a port gets marked BROKEN for that sort of thing though.

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