Suggestion to display date/time of port addition or modification
jacek at combit.com.pl
Fri Nov 21 08:48:44 PST 2003
On Tue, Nov 18, 2003 at 04:36:09PM -0800, Peter Leftwich wrote:
>  I do not understand the usefulness nor see the "beauty" of the current
> method of installing ports. Why must a user download elementary
> "instructions" for programs A, B, C, D, through Z when all he or she may
> want are programs P and Q which require libraries B, C, D, and E? In
> other words, have the people in the know ever considered making it
> possible to download one tarballed directory, whose Makefile could figure
> out which other tarballed directories are needed and "fetch" them in
> sequence? This seems far simpler than 19 megs of unnecessary files that
> may never be used possibly. Thank you for listening, hopefully my remarks
> generate some discussion.
You can use cvsup method with refuse file to download ports collections
you want, for example all without x11-* ports.
W miejscu swojego zatrudnienia ma opinię negatywną, ponieważ ma
narzeczonego Murzyna, z którym się codziennie spotyka.
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