Re: Regarding port(s) you maintain in FreeBSD ports collection

From: Dan Mahoney (Ports) <>
Date: Sun, 07 Nov 2021 19:05:38 UTC

This caused me some headscratching (wait, is my port here but not in the list?  Am I mailed because a port here is a dependency of my port?)

I’ve concluded that instead I’m receiving this mail because you sent it to the entire ports mailing list.  Am I wrong?

> On Nov 7, 2021, at 7:04 AM, Daniel Engberg <> wrote:
> Hi,
> You're receiving this mail because you have one or more ports that are affected by the change proposed in .
> What it means is that listed ports will be removed after 2022-03-31 unless you as a maintainer disagree and can provide reasonable argument why your port(s) shouldn't be removed.
> The regular timeout for maintainer feedback (2 weeks) will apply as listed in Porter's Handbook however if you can reply please do as soon as possible.
> I would also like to thank you for maintaining ports on the FreeBSD ports tree.
> Best regards,
> Daniel