new port suggestion: sysutils/pkg_read
granted14 at yahoo.com
Tue Dec 5 06:41:05 PST 2006
imho it make senses to use $PORTSDIR when this
variable is set, otherwise its probably not
a bad idea to fallback on "/usr/ports". You
have my +1 for this suggestion and will most likely
make the required modifications for the next
Thanks very much,
--- Wesley Shields <wxs at atarininja.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 05, 2006 at 08:18:51AM -0500, Etienne
> Robillard wrote:
> > Greetings,
> > I'm very happy to announce the availability
> > of pkg_read-0.1.5 to the FreeBSD community.
> > pkg_read.py is an utility thats reads metadata
> > from either the FreeBSD or the OpenBSD ports
> > collection. The current version, 0.1.5, supports
> > reading package comments for both arch.
> > For more informations, the homepage is:
> > http://www.assembla.com/wiki/show/pkg_read/
> > Direct download link:
> > Please report bugs and suggestions to
> <erob at cpan.org>.
> > If you're interested in maintaining a port of
> > for FreeBSD, please do communicate with me! :)
> It appears to have /usr/ports hardcoded. It should
> honor $PORTSDIR from
> the environment.
> -- WXS
Etienne Robillard <erob at cpan.org>
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