New squil ports

Paul Schmehl pauls at
Sat Apr 5 04:36:00 UTC 2008

I'm the port maintainer for security/sguil-sensor, security/sguil-server 
and security/sguil-client.  These ports go together and need to be updated 
together.  At present, the version is  The new ports will be 
version 0.7.0 and have some very significant changes from the previous 

Also, I am the port maintainer of security/barnyard and the slave port 
security/barnyard-sguil6 port.

I have some questions about how to do this update.

Should I patch the existing ports?  If I do, the committer would need to 
commit all three ports simultaneously or someone might install mis-matched 

Should we rename the existing ports to sguil6-sensor -server and -client 
(or sguil-sensor6 - server6 -client6) and then install the new ones as new 
ports named as the present ones are?

Should we rename the barnyard slave port to barnyard-sguil?

I'm not sure what the best way is to proceed.

A gzipped tarball of the three new ports is attached in case anyone wants 
to test them.  Inside the tarball is gzipped tarballs of each of the three 
ports.  DO NOT untar them in /usr/ports/security or you will overwrite the 
existing ports (which will then be overwritten in turn by your next 

Paul Schmehl (pauls at
Senior Information Security Analyst
The University of Texas at Dallas

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