Subject: Re: ports collection
To: Dave McKay <>
From: Bill Sommerfeld <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/26/1999 12:27:00
> Are their any plans to create a ports collection for netbsd, or am I
> just out of date and there is already one.  Freebsd has a ports
> collection.  We were discussing making netbsd more widely acceptable
> and widely known, this could be a way.

NetBSD has this for a while; it's called the packages collection, not
the ports collection; the original structure was taken from the
FreeBSD code, but has been reworked significantly since then.

						- Bill