Re: cvs commit: ports LEGAL MOVED ports/cad Makefile ports/cad/tclspice Makefile distinfo pkg-descr pkg-plist ports/cad/tclspice/files patch-src_frontend_aspice.c patch-src_frontend_parser_complete.c patch-src_frontend_resource.c patch-src_frontend_subckt.c ...

From: Philip M. Gollucci <>
Date: Mon, 18 Apr 2011 21:22:26 -0400
On 4/18/2011 7:26 PM, Doug Barton wrote:
> On 04/18/2011 16:13, Rene Ladan wrote:
>> In general, can people who tag ports as expired make sure that their
>> changes do not break INDEX ?
> That's a useful first step, but it doesn't absolve the person who
> actually deletes the port from responsibility since things can change
> (sometimes dramatically) in the period between marking a port and
> deleting it.
> For simple changes a grep of the ports tree to find all (even optional)
> dependencies is fairly painless. For larger scale work like you did
> today, 'cd /usr/ports && make index' takes 10-15 minutes, and can save
> you time in the long run.
I agree with dougb_at_; however, modern computers can do this in a merge
4-7 minutes not 10-15.

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