Second "RFC" on pkg-data idea for ports

Thierry Thomas thierry at
Sun Apr 18 22:40:30 PDT 2004

Le Lun 19 avr 04 à  2:24:03 +0200, Trevor Johnson <trevor at>
 écrivait :
> I don't know much about Pear at all, but would a ports/Mk/ to
> replace ports/devel/pear-PEAR/Makefile.common be worthwhile?  IIRC many
> Pear ports in other categories can't even be fetched without having the
> Makefile.common.

This is an intesresting possibility, and I was recently speaking about
that with Roman Neuhauser. But note that Makefile.common uses
devel/pear-PEAR/pkg-deinstall and pkg-install (these two files could be
Th. Thomas.

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