State of the Porters' Handbook
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Wed Oct 30 14:32:50 UTC 2013
On Tue, Oct 29, 2013 at 5:02 PM, Gabor Pali <pgj at freebsd.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 4:11 PM, Baptiste Daroussin <bapt at freebsd.org> wrote:
>> I do buy this argument :) and I'll see want I can do for that in the next couple
>> of days.
> Please find a patch  (and see  for the HTML preview) for the
> porters-handbook document to address this problem. Note that some of
> the contents have been already updated by Eitan Adler, this is just a
> continuation of the work.
>  http://people.freebsd.org/~pgj/patches/2013/10/29/porters-handbook.staging.diff
>  http://people.freebsd.org/~pgj/patches/2013/10/29/porters-handbook-staging/
Hi, nice work.
Very quick review:
- <para><command>make reinstall</command></para>
- <para><command>make package</command></para>
+ <para>Or, in case of <emphasis>pkgng</emphasis>:</para>
+ <para><command>pkg add
We generally don't refer to pkgng in the docs: please use "pkg".
Further, I'd put the pkg cases first as the pkg_ tools are deprecated.
+ <application>poudriere</application>. These maintain
Thanks for adding this.
+ <para>For ports that install kernel modules, the
This should be in a different section specifically about kernel modules.
+ staging) but it is broken (Mailman up to 2.1.16, for instance).
I would not mention specific ports here. Examples get old quick.
This looks good overall and thanks for working on it.
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