docs/149133: [PATCH] Update # of unmaintained ports in Porter's Handbook

Sahil Tandon sahil at
Sat Jul 31 05:30:07 UTC 2010

>Number:         149133
>Category:       docs
>Synopsis:       [PATCH] Update # of unmaintained ports in Porter's Handbook
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    freebsd-doc
>State:          open
>Class:          doc-bug
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Sat Jul 31 05:30:07 UTC 2010
>Originator:     Sahil Tandon
>Release:        FreeBSD 9.0-CURRENT i386

According to portsmon, there are over 4k unmaintained ports currently in the tree.


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Index: en_US.ISO8859-1/books/porters-handbook/book.sgml
RCS file: /home/dcvs/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/porters-handbook/book.sgml,v
retrieving revision 1.1067
diff -u -r1.1067 book.sgml
--- en_US.ISO8859-1/books/porters-handbook/book.sgml	22 Jul 2010 19:35:21 -0000	1.1067
+++ en_US.ISO8859-1/books/porters-handbook/book.sgml	31 Jul 2010 04:59:50 -0000
@@ -9318,7 +9318,7 @@
       <para>If the port is unmaintained, and you are actively using
 	it yourself, please consider volunteering to become its
-	maintainer.  &os; has over 2000 ports without maintainers,
+	maintainer.  &os; has over 4000 ports without maintainers,
 	and this is an area where more volunteers are always needed.
 	(For a detailed description of the responsibilities of maintainers,
 	refer to the section in the
--- porters-handbook.diff ends here ---


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