Dead projects in ports tree
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Sat Feb 28 17:19:34 PST 2009
On Sat, 28 Feb 2009 19:25:09 -0500
Robert Huff <roberthuff at rcn.com> wrote:
> Garrett Cooper writes:
> > > Just trying to amass cruft in the ports tree that could be
> > > marked deprecated and removed. Some assistance in amassing the
> > > list would be helpful...
> > xmms looks completely dead now. Can someone confirm or deny this
> > fact?
> huff@>> dir /var/dv/pkg | grep xmms-1
> drwxr-xr-x 2 root wheel 512 Feb 27 15:47 xmms-1.2.11_6
> huff@>> ps -ax | grep xmms
> 99029 ?? S 102:16.39 /usr/local/bin/xmms
> It's currently playing Fleetwood Mac's "The chain" ....
Quite. I find xmms very useful as a secondary mp2/flac player,
particularly when I have a long playlist is amarok, and I don't want to
lose my place in an audio-book, or opera.
I don't see the point in removing stable software just because it
hasn't needed fixing recently.
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