[HEADS UP] Ports Infrastructure Changes

Eitan Adler lists at eitanadler.com
Thu Mar 24 15:39:12 UTC 2011

> you can then build category based directories with symlinks to the main
> location based on what categories

My ports-mgmt/symports does something like this. It builds a full
directory tree of symlinks for the "secondary" categories.

> I'm sure that something like this has been mentioned before. But I don't see
> what else is going to stop
> the categorization issue popping up all of the time.

If we alphabetized the ports then there would be constant conversation
about how whether or not we should categorize them.

Eitan Adler

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