Re: Ports with version numbers going backwards: games/openarena, games/openarena...

From: Eugene Grosbein <eugen_at_grosbein.net>
Date: Wed, 23 Jun 2021 19:56:23 +0700
23.06.2021 19:55, Eugene Grosbein wrote:

> 23.06.2021 19:48, erwin_at_FreeBSD.org wrote:
> 
>> ** The following ports have a version number that sorts before a previous one **
>>
>>  For many package tools to work correctly, it is of utmost importance that
>>  version numbers of a port form a monotonic increasing sequence over time.
>>  Refer to the FreeBSD Porter's Handbook, 'Package Naming Conventions' for
>>  more information. Tools that won't work include pkg_version, portupgrade
>>  and portaudit. A common error is an accidental deletion of PORTEPOCH.
> 
> I think it is time to update this: pkg_version is no more.

As well as portaudit.
Received on Wed Jun 23 2021 - 12:56:23 UTC

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