distfile status - do I have to do something about it?
mexas at bristol.ac.uk
Sun Aug 21 20:56:26 UTC 2011
On Tue, Jul 26, 2011 at 02:22:08PM -0400, b. f. wrote:
> > I maintain these 2 ports:
> > http://firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Do I have to do something about it?
> Probably not for the 500s, unless the recur many times. The NXDOMAIN
> is more troubling: you should investigate if upstream has moved, or
> is defunct. If you can't determine this by other information, and the
> site is unreachable, wait a while, to ensure that it is not a
> temporary outage with someone's nameserver, and then, if the problem
> has not been solved, find another place to host the distfiles, or
> deprecate the port.
I fixed NXDOMAIN.
Some 500s indeed recur many times.
I want to fix those too. However,
some are defined in Mk/bsd.sites.mk,
What's the procedure for updating
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