[FreeBSD-Ports-Announce] Time to bid farewell to the old pkg_ tools

Rick Miller vmiller at hostileadmin.com
Thu Feb 6 11:41:12 UTC 2014

On Thu, Feb 6, 2014 at 2:59 AM, Big Lebowski <spankthespam at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Thu, Feb 6, 2014 at 7:45 AM, Matthew Seaman <
> m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk> wrote:
> >
> > I'd be interested to hear what features you think are missing.  We will
> > implement anything (eventually...) that there is demand for and that is
> > technically feasible, and that fits with the overall concept of what we
> > think a packaging system should do.  There's a number of ideas in the
> > github issue list already (usually tagged with 'longterm' or 'thinking')
> > and we are happy for people to add to that, or to discuss ideas -- the
> > freebsd-pkg@ list is a good place for that.
> >
> The ability to install certain package version, instead of installing
> simply the latest one. Please, please, pretty please! :)

I echo this sentiment, but I would like to take it a step further and say
"a certain version or greater".

Take care
Rick Miller

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