FreeBSD Port: portscout-0.8

Shaun Amott shaun at
Sun Aug 1 00:46:14 UTC 2010

On Sat, Jul 31, 2010 at 04:36:41PM -0700, Douglas Thrift wrote:
> I noticed today that portscout build and rebuild were not actually
> updating the portscout database today and apparently hadn't been since
> the upgrade from 0.7.4. I am using the restrict maintainer setting to
> only get updates for my own ports and in investigating what was going on
> I discovered that the INDEX checks for ports and maintainers were using
> the wrong fields (I'm not sure if the INDEX format has changed since
> portscout 0.8 was written). Anyway, I've attached a patch that fixes the
> problem for me.

Thanks for the patch! It'll make it into the next release of portscout.
This appears to be an inexplicable oversight, as the required INDEX
fields haven't moved in any of the format changes, as far as I can tell.


Shaun Amott // PGP: 0x6B387A9A
"A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin
of little minds." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
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