Re: cvs commit: ports/databases/kinterbasdb Makefile distinfopkg-descrpatch-_kinterbasdb_constants.c

From: Mark Linimon <>
Date: Thu, 04 Dec 2003 03:25:33 -0600
>I have an update for both firebird ports in the queue. I haven't
>committed them as the package doesn't work yet. The submitter wanted to
>fix this, but it seems he's busy at the moment.
>Should I commit the actual version?
Hmm ... normally my feeling would be to say "go ahead and wait", but if the
current versions are still the ones marked Forbidden (security reasons) then
I think they should probably be committed as-is since they would be better
than something insecure.  Perhaps even with 'broken, won't package' in the

I can see valid arugments for doing things either way.  I myself won't be
using the port(s) so it won't make any difference to me, I was just trying
to iterate over old PRs.

I would be ok with whatever you decide.

Received on Thu Dec 04 2003 - 08:03:54 UTC