INDEX-5 update policy?
gnb at itga.com.au
Wed Mar 10 16:04:04 PST 2004
[I'm not subscribed to ports@; please CC me]
I'm installing my first 5.x box and playing with portupgrade, and I've just
spent half a day working out why "portupgrade -N firefox" wasn't working
(while it works fine on the 4.x build box).
Firstly, it took a while to work out the INDEX-5 vs INDEX issue. Then it was
clear that INDEX-5 is updated in CVS much less frequently than INDEX - by
looking at CVS logs, it seems only at release time. I'm currently running a
"make index" but this takes hours...
What is the policy with INDEX-5? Is relying on CVSup for this always going to
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