Re: How does the pkg version syntax work?

From: Eugene Grosbein <>
Date: Fri, 15 Jul 2022 03:18:17 UTC
15.07.2022 1:42, Robert Clausecker wrote:

> The ports collection generates a PKGVERSION from the DISTVERSION or
> PORTVERSION provided by the port.  This PKGVERSION is then used to
> decide whether one package is newer or older than the other.
> However, it seems to be poorly documented.
Look for subsection 5.2.2. Versions, DISTVERSION or PORTVERSION