invalid WWW: addresses in pkg-descr

Robin Schoonover end at
Sun Mar 7 11:40:46 PST 2004

A lot of pkg-descr files in ports contain WWW: urls that don't point to a
valid address.  After finding one such invalid WWW: url, I wrote a perl
script that checks them (which I can provide if someone wants it).  I have
stuck the results at

Also, another thing I noticed was that at least one port
(audio/xmms-musepack), and maybe others store the urls like

which make www-site can't seem to handle properly.

Robin Schoonover (aka End)
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