Call for comments - pkg_trans

Chad Perrin perrin at
Thu Jul 31 22:13:27 UTC 2008

On Thu, Jul 31, 2008 at 06:25:27AM +0200, Ivan Voras wrote:
> Hi,
> I apologize in advance if what I'm trying to do seems stupid or it has 
> already existed since the Dawn of Time (i.e. when McKusick was in 
> diapers) but I'd like your comments on this idea:
> I can write the pkg_trans utility and modify the C utilities (pkg_add, 
> pkg_delete, if they're sane) but I can't do makefiles and ruby, so if 
> this is to work, I'll need some help :)

I'd like to help.  I'm just not sure how much help I'd be.  I know some
Ruby and use portupgrade, so let me know how I can pitch in, and I'll see
how well my skills match up with your needs.

Chad Perrin [ content licensed PDL: ]
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