got(1) in base (was: Re: gitup(1) in base)

Warner Losh imp at bsdimp.com
Sun Feb 21 17:30:11 UTC 2021


On Sat, Feb 20, 2021 at 7:20 PM Ilya Bakulin <ilya at bakulin.de> wrote:

> Last time I asked this question I didn't receive any convincing reply so
> I'd like to try again... What exactly does "makes base system
> complete" mean? What's wrong with having a good port?
>

Both got and gitup aren't quite to the maturity level we can commit to the
planned 5 year lifetime of the 13.x tree. Both will be ports in 13.0, but
reevaluated for 13.1.

Warner


> On Wed, Feb 10, 2021 at 7:15 PM Christian Weisgerber <naddy at mips.inka.de>
> wrote:
>
> > "Uni T. Runker":
> >
> > > Using the portable version as a base for FreeBSD makes sense to me.
> > >
> > > However, Christian did a lot of work to make got run on FreeBSD.
> > Christian
> > > - what's your opinion on this?
> >
> > Well, I created the existing devel/got port.  It identifies all
> > portability issues that concern FreeBSD and solves them.  It should
> > be the obvious starting point for an import into base.
> >
> > I'll happily contribute to get a "-portable" effort to build on
> > FreeBSD eventually, but that's orthogonal to importing got into
> > base.
> >
> > --
> > Christian "naddy" Weisgerber                          naddy at mips.inka.de
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