misc/152852: [patch] add link to WantedPorts to handbook

Eitan Adler lists at eitanadler.com
Sun Dec 5 20:00:21 UTC 2010

>Number:         152852
>Category:       misc
>Synopsis:       [patch] add link to WantedPorts to handbook
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    freebsd-bugs
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Sun Dec 05 20:00:20 UTC 2010
>Originator:     Eitan Adler
Some people would like to contribute to ports but don't know what needs to be ported.

Index: book.sgml
RCS file: /home/ncvs/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/porters-handbook/book.sgml,v
retrieving revision 1.1087
diff -u -r1.1087 book.sgml
--- book.sgml   30 Nov 2010 22:42:02 -0000      1.1087
+++ book.sgml   5 Dec 2010 16:42:54 -0000
@@ -86,6 +86,10 @@
         typing <command>:set tabstop=4</command> once the file has been
+      <para>
+        Looking for something easy to start with? Take a look at the
+        <ulink url="http://wiki.freebsd.org/WantedPorts">list of
requested ports</ulink> and see if you can work on one (or more).
+      </para>

    <chapter id="quick-porting">


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