Re: Heads-up: Pending removal of 'Created by' from the ports tree

From: Dmitry Marakasov <>
Date: Tue, 05 Jul 2022 16:30:46 UTC
* Tobias C. Berner ( wrote:

> portmgr is intending to remove all occurrences of 'Created by' from the tree
> by the end of this quarter [1].
> This is done to honor those that are actively maintaining the ports tree and
> not those that were there before it was cool.
> The ports tree is the product of all the contributors and committers
> maintaining it currently. If you want your name reflected as contributor, then
> MAINTAINER is what you need to be. No information is lost, as the original
> creators are still present in the version control system.

This is most welcome. Thank you!

Dmitry Marakasov   .  ..: