FreeBSD and NetBSD's pkgsrc: A strategic synergy for awesomeness
wmoran at potentialtech.com
Sun Apr 1 21:24:34 UTC 2007
RW <fbsd06 at mlists.homeunix.com> wrote:
> On Sun, 01 Apr 2007 13:58:18 -0700
> Garrett Cooper <youshi10 at u.washington.edu> wrote:
> > FreeBSD Ports Tree Management wrote:
> > > Dear FreeBSD ports community,
> > ...
> >> We are hereby
> > > announcing our intentions to switch over to NetBSD's pkgsrc tree
> > > and close our own FreeBSD ports tree.
> > >
> > Wow. I suppose I should try NetBSD now to figure out what it's all
> > about. Can someone either provide a link or a quick synopsis, of what
> > the differences are between the current ports tree and NetBSD's
> > pkgsrc tree?
> $ date
> Sun Apr 1 21:09:38 BST 2007
OK. I have to know ... who took all the time to write that all
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