Re: cvs commit: ports/editors/emacs Makefile

From: Giorgos Keramidas <>
Date: Sat, 22 May 2010 10:21:02 +0300
On Sat, 22 May 2010 06:37:51 +0000, Alexey Dokuchaev <> wrote:
> On Sat, May 22, 2010 at 08:52:03AM +0300, Giorgos Keramidas wrote:
>> Does this patch look ok?
> No, it does not.  PORTEPOCH could never go backwards or be reset.  It is
> the way we deal when version scheme changes so "newer" version is less
> than "old", or when for some reason port must be downgraded (yes, these
> things happen from time to time).
> You should have bumped PORTREVISION (wraps every version update, thus
> being cheap), but now it's probably too late: accidental errors like
> this should normally be reverted in a matter of minutes.
> Please refer to relevant PHB chapters for gory details, and be careful
> next time.

Argh.  So can we just commit the bits?  The OSVERSION
check is important for 6.X users.
Received on Sat May 22 2010 - 07:21:29 UTC