"Being a port maintainer" document
linimon at lonesome.com
Sun Dec 12 18:06:14 PST 2004
On Sat, 11 Dec 2004, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> I'd like to put out a general call for people to volunteer to maintain
> our unmaintained ports -- this is a great way for users to "give
> something back" to FreeBSD and help out the project -- but we need
> some form of document we can show them that lists the rights and
> responsibilities of port maintainers, so they have an idea of what's
> expected from them.
For anyone who's interested: you can use portsmon to show the state of
all the unmaintained ports. _warning_: with 3000+ rows, this HTML page
is very slow to load!
There is also a page that shows PRs for unmaintained ports:
It's got < 100 rows, so it's not nearly so bad :-)
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