preferred format of maintainer updates

Michael L. Hostbaek mich at
Thu Sep 2 02:05:06 PDT 2004

Tobias Roth (roth) writes:
> i was wondering what the preferred format of a maintainer update is.
> a shar archive of the full, updated port or a diff of the files that
> have changed?
> is there a difference in preference between simple port fixes and
> whole version ugrades?

Please refer to the porter's handbook:


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