REMINDER: Ports freeze starts tomorrow!

Joe Marcus Clarke marcus at
Tue Sep 9 22:24:50 PDT 2003

On Tue, 2003-09-09 at 16:55, Ulrich Spoerlein wrote:
> On Tue, 09.09.2003 at 13:39:45 -0400, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> > Just another friendly reminder that the ports freeze starts tomorrow at
> > 12:00 EDT (16:00 UTC, 09:00 PDT).  After that time, no unauthorized
> > commits will be allowed to the tree unless they are to fix a build
> > problem on bento.  To get your commit authorized, simply send an email
> > to portmgr at  Note, there is no timeout on these requests. 
> > If you do not receive a reply, your commit should be considered
> > UNAPPROVED.  That said, I will do my best to reply to all requests if
> > another portmgr member doesn't beat me to it.
> Are you at least going to fix the ports-tree with respect to
> for the details.
> I recently had to portupgrade -af and now _NONE_ of my ports have any
> dependancies recorded. The fix is rather trivial, and I think it's not
> _that_ uncommon to set WRKDIRPREFIX.

This will not be tested until after 4.9-RELEASE.  Sorry, but we can't go
making changes like this so close to a release.


> Thanks.
Joe Marcus Clarke
FreeBSD GNOME Team	::	marcus at
gnome at
FreeNode / #freebsd-gnome

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