FreeBSD Port: gstreamer-plugins-0.8.1

Kris Kennaway kris at
Wed May 12 15:45:48 PDT 2004

On Wed, May 12, 2004 at 06:36:36PM -0400, Randy Pratt wrote:

> > > The question was:  How does one adopt ports tree sources?
> > 
> > By first updating to the tag corresponding to the ports collection you
> > installed (i.e. this should produce no diffs and therefore orphan no
> > files).
> Assuming someone installed the 4.8-RELEASE ports tree from their
> CDROM, then the ports-supfile would need to contain:
>   *default tag=RELENG_4_8_0_RELEASE list=cvs:.
> for the first cvsup to adopt that ports tree

Not quite; ports collection tags have the form "RELEASE_4_8_0" (the
RELENG prefix means "Release Engineer", the people who tag the source
tree for releases, but who aren't responsible for ports).
Unfortunately this seems to be documented incorrectly in the handbook.

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