[CHANGE PROPOSAL] Moving WWW from pkg-descr to Makefile

Ruslan Mahmatkhanov cvs-src at yandex.ru
Fri Oct 5 14:41:48 UTC 2012

Thierry Thomas wrote on 05.10.2012 18:36:
> Le ven  5 oct 12 à 16:05:35 +0200, Baptiste Daroussin <bapt at FreeBSD.org>
>   écrivait :
>> Hi,
> Hello,
>> I want to propose and make the actual move of the WWW information from the
>> pkg-descr to the Makefile itself via a WWW variable.
> Good idea!
> But just a warning: some pkg-desc may contain two URLs.
> Regards,

I examined this right after it was proposed on developers at . We have 
generally five types of urls in pkg-descr:

1. no WWW at all (for dead projects)

2. WWW: http://url

3. WWW: http://url
    WWW: http://url

4. WWW: http://url

5. RG: http://url (for some rubygem-* ports)


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