linux-f10-nss_ldap: my first port - be gentle :)

Da Rock freebsd-ports at
Thu Jan 5 04:27:07 UTC 2012

On 01/05/12 14:13, Janketh Jay wrote:
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> Hi guys!
> On 01/04/2012 08:19 PM, Chad Perrin wrote:
>> On Thu, Jan 05, 2012 at 12:20:45PM +1000, Da Rock wrote:
>>> On 01/05/12 12:11, Chad Perrin wrote:
>>>> The best way to learn, I think, is to get yourself a mentor and jump in.
>>>> That's how I'm doing it (and yeah, that means I'm not the right person to
>>>> mentor you).
>>> Thats what I'm looking for, alright. I've been looking for a few
>>> years now. Any suggestions?
>> Ask on this list, I guess.
>> Hey -- does anyone (qualified) want to mentor Da Rock as a port
>> maintainer?
>      As much as I hate to toss Chris Rees "under the bus" on this, he's
> be EXTREMELY helpful to me when creating ports that have small hiccups
> like this. He's very knowledgeable. While he might be a bit too busy to
> be a "mentor", I'm sure he wouldn't have a problem pointing you in the
> right direction(s) if you have questions about ports. He'll most likely
> reply to this with what he thinks about it...
>      Other than that, I can always help out as much as I can with
> questions if you want to email me directly about your port. I know the
> ins-and-outs about porting and I'd be more than happy to lend a hand.
> Regards,
> Janky Jay, III
Thanks Jay.

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