Why did www/mplayer-plugin disappear without the notice in /usr/ports/UPDATING?

Rob Farmer rfarmer at predatorlabs.net
Thu Aug 12 23:50:09 UTC 2010

On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 4:46 PM, Yuri <yuri at rawbw.com> wrote:
> I noticed that on /Sun Aug 8 08:46:23 2010 UTC /this port just disappeared
> with cvs message by beat:
> Remove expired port www/mplayer-plugin: Upstream support dropped. Please
> consider using www/gecko-mediaplayer instead.
> Could you please add the notice in /usr/ports/UPDATING saying just the same
> as cvs checkin message does?
> UPDATING file is the place where all people updating the ports look where
> they notice the disappeared port.

This is noted in MOVED, which is the correct place for such things.


Rob Farmer

> Thank you,
> Yuri
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