HEADS UP: gettext

Trevor Johnson trevor at jpj.net
Wed Jan 28 04:46:38 PST 2004

Kirill Ponomarew wrote:

> Why did you create this *-old *-new versions and not just
> updated gettext and bumped PORTREVISIONs for depended ports ?

The gettext-new idea is Jeremy Messenger's and it hasn't been implemented.

I figured that keeping gettext 0.12.1 available and having all ports still
use it would be the least disruptive thing, but I was wrong.  Sorry.
Trevor Johnson

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