talon at lpthe.jussieu.fr
Tue Sep 5 15:46:55 UTC 2006
i have written a rather long paper describing the Freebsd port system, and
comparing it with the Debian system. This has some information which is, i
hope, orthogonal to that in the Porter's handbook. You can find the TeX
source, the PDF and an html version here:
http://www.lpthe.jussieu.fr/~talon/freebsdports.html (resp .pdf .tex).
Of course everyone is free to copy part or all, and to improve or criticize.
I hope this may be useful for beginners wanting to learn "how it works" in
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