update OpenVAS ports

Doug Barton dougb at FreeBSD.org
Mon Apr 11 20:58:46 UTC 2011

On 04/11/2011 13:02, Mikhail Tsatsenko wrote:
> On 11.04.2011 23:15, Любомир Григоров wrote:
>> No one is maintaining it so I am writing here. Current version in
>> ports is
>> 2.0 (very outdated). Current live version in 4.0.
>> OpenVAS 4.0 is quite different so some of the old ports need to be
>> removed
>> or reworked. As of now in ports are these:
>> security/openvas-client 2.0.4_2
>> security/openvas-libnasl 2.0.1_2
>> security/openvas-libraries 2.0.3
>> security/openvas-plugins 1.0.7_2
>> security/openvas-server 2.0.2_2
> I'd like to take mainteinership of these ports.

Given how out of date they are, IMO changing maintainer should be 
included in patches that actually update them (and/or provide suitable 
replacements for the new version). Others may have different ideas though.



	Nothin' ever doesn't change, but nothin' changes much.
			-- OK Go

	Breadth of IT experience, and depth of knowledge in the DNS.
	Yours for the right price.  :)  http://SupersetSolutions.com/

More information about the freebsd-ports mailing list