Griping about the ports collection (Re: OpenOffice2.0 64Bit ready?)

Kris Kennaway kris at
Mon Sep 12 12:34:38 PDT 2005

On Mon, Sep 12, 2005 at 08:25:49PM +0200, Roman Neuhauser wrote:
> # kris at / 2005-08-11 10:59:42 -0400:
> > To repeat: what, *precisely*, is missing from the Porters' Handbook
> > that makes it "useless"?
>     You're a ("foreign", non- at port maintainer, and received
>     a notification that a PR has been posted for your port. That PR
>     includes a patch. Identify the part of PH that describes how to get
>     the patch onto your machine from GNATS.

Is this really a problem?  The main webpage has a link
for 'view a bug report'.  Also, when you received the notification
that the PR has been posted (e.g. by someone assigning the PR to your address, or forwarding the mail), it will have
included an explicit URL to view the PR.

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