Announce: Unofficial binary package builds for old releases

Kevin Day toasty at dragondata.com
Thu Jun 6 14:18:54 UTC 2013


On Jun 6, 2013, at 6:18 AM, "Thomas Mueller" <mueller6724 at bellsouth.net> wrote:
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> Currently building ports from the source, I don't know if I would use these binary packages, but for pkgng, since FreeBSD is pushing users to switch from old-style packages, it might be good to provide pkgng packages for the newer releases of FreeBSD, >= 9.0, maybe not worthwhile on 8.x and earlier.
> 


Okay, a few dozen people have asked for pkgng packages now, so I'll get those started ASAP. Also working on PPC packages.



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