ports/99306: net/rwhois port is wrong package - need to have net/rwhois and net/rwhoisd
jrhett at svcolo.com
Thu Jun 22 16:30:21 UTC 2006
>Synopsis: net/rwhois port is wrong package - need to have net/rwhois and net/rwhoisd
>Arrival-Date: Thu Jun 22 16:30:20 GMT 2006
>Originator: Jo Rhett
FreeBSD arran 6.0-RELEASE FreeBSD 6.0-RELEASE #4: Fri Nov 11 13:29:33 PST 2005 root at barrel.svcolo.com:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/MEERMINIMAL i386
net/rwhois is confusing because it's actually the 'rwhoisd' package.
There is a 'rwhois' client that isn't represented in ports.
What kind of drama is involved to repurpose a port name?
We should create
net/rwhoisd = rwhoisd server
net/rwhois = rwhois client
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