Question about non-standard CPAN port

Paul Schmehl pauls at
Thu Jan 31 10:35:59 PST 2008

--On Thursday, January 31, 2008 12:59:53 -0500 Vivek Khera <vivek at> 

> On Jan 31, 2008, at 10:55 AM, Paul Schmehl wrote:
>> My question is, should I submit this port even though it uses a non-
>> standard master site from CPAN?
> Do it like this:
> MASTER_SITE_SUBDIR=     ../by-authors/id/S/SA/SAXJAZMAN/Snort

Thanks, Vivek.

One other question.  Should the PORTNAME be lower case even though the DISTNAME 
is not?  Or does it matter?

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

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