State of the Porters' Handbook

Dominic Fandrey kamikaze at
Mon Oct 28 08:53:23 UTC 2013

On 28/10/2013 09:47, Łukasz Wąsikowski wrote:
> W dniu 2013-10-28 09:41, Dominic Fandrey pisze:
>> Neither staging nor license management are described in the Porters'
>> Handbook.
>> Why again should we bother to support it?
>> What happened to "the feature that is not documented doesn't exist"?
> Lack of good documentation is real problem for me to convert ports to
> staging. Porter's Handbook is seriously lagging behind recent changes -
> staging, license management, shabang fixes, etc.

If it was up for a vote, I'd vote for a feature stop until the PH
is back in a decent condition.

Kudos to the people who documented the new options framework.

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