Subject: Summary of Changes to the NetBSD Packages Collection in December 2002
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From: Alistair Crooks <>
List: netbsd-announce
Date: 01/24/2003 23:58:05
Summary of Changes to the NetBSD Packages Collection in December 2002

[For a complete list of changes, please refer to the mail on the
current-users mailing list - agc]

By my calculations, at the end of December 2002, there were 3402
packages in the NetBSD Packages Collection, up from 3327 the previous
month, a rise of 75.

Notable additions to the packages collection include:  arj, avi-xmms,
blackbook, cfengine, cfengine2-doc, cgoban-java, covered-current,
dict-dictionaries, docbook-xsl, dptutil, eukleides, ex, exiftags,
fakeroot, fontconfig, fooseti, gdsreader, gimageview, gp-autpgrp,
gp-factint, gp-fplsa, gp-lag, gpaint, gpsdrive, grhino, gtetrinet,
gtk-systrace, gtkgo, GutenMark, GutenMark-words, hatari, hptools,
ifile, ifile-procmail, imapproxy, irssi-icb, isync, lbrate, libares,
libast, libexif-gtk, libgphoto2, libsamplerate, MesaDemos,
metakit-lib, mktemp, nail, ninja, nomarch, novawm, openc++,
p5-IO-Null, p5-IO-Zlib, p5-Mac-Macbinary, palmosemulator, pcf2bdf,
pekwm, pircbot, prayer, pv, pwgen, py-gnuplot, py-metakit, py-pyrex,
py-rpy, py-xmltools, quirc, roxirc, scrollz, soup, sweep, tcpreplay,
tkpasman, tzc, ucl, unzoo, vifm, waimea, wampager, wdm, xaric,
xdvipresent, xeukleides, Xft2, xgap, xpk, zephyr, zephyr-mode,
zope25-RDFSummary, and zope25-ZWeatherApplet.

Notable updates to packages include:  abcde, analog, anjuta, apcupsd,
apla, aspell, atari800, atk, autoconf, automake, balsa, bbappconf,
bbpager, bidwatcher, bind9-current, binkd, bins, bison, bkpupsd,
bochs, bonobo, bonobo-activation, bonobo-conf, bsdpak, bug-buddy,
buildtool, calc, Canna-dict, Canna-lib, Canna-server,
Canna-server-bin, cdbkup, cjk-lyx, coconut, cpuflags, createbuildlink,
cups, curl, cyrus-imapd, cyrus-sasl, cyrus-sasl2, dact, dap, dctc,
dc_gui, dict-client, dict-server, digest, djbdns, dnstop, dopewars,
dx, easytag, ee, eel, eel2, efax-gtk, eog, eog2, etcupdate, eterm,
ethereal, everybuddy-gnome, evolution, exctags, exim, exim-html, fam,
fastjar, fetchmail, fetchmailconf, ffmpeg, fluxbox, fontconfig,
freetype2, fvwm2, fxtv, gabber, gail, gaim-gnome, gal, gal2, galeon,
gap, gawk, gb, gcalctool, gconf-editor, GConf2, geda, geda-docs,
geda-symbols, geda-utils, gedit, gentoo, gettext, ggv, gice,
gimageview, gimp-base, glade, glade2, glib, glu, glut, gmake, gmc,
gmp3info, gmplayer, gnapster, gnet, gnetlist, gnome, gnome-applets,
gnome-breakout, gnome-chess, gnome-core, gnome-db, gnome-desktop,
gnome-games, gnome-mime-data, gnome-panel, gnome-pim, gnome-print,
gnome-session, gnome-utils, gnome-vfs2, gnome2-control-center,
gnome2-libole2, gnome2-terminal, gnomeicu, gnotepad, gnucash,
gnumeric, gpaint, gpgme, gphoto2, gqview, graphviz, gschem, gsymcheck,
gtk-engines, gtk2, gtkam, gtkballs, gtkdiff, gtkglext, gtkhtml,
gtkspell, gtm, gtop, gturing, guppi, htmldoc, ifcico-cm, imap-uw,
imapfilter, ion, irssi, ispell-slovak, ivtools, kdbg, kde2, kde3,
kdeaddons, kdeadmin, kdeadmin2, kdeartwork, kdebase, kdeedu, kdegames,
kdegraphics, kdelibs, kdelibs2, kdelibs3, kdemultimedia, kdenetwork,
kdenetwork2, kdenetwork3, kdepim, kdesdk, kdetoys, kdeutils,
kdevelop-base, kile, koffice, lame, latex2html, leafnode, lesstif,
libbonobo, libbonoboui, libexif, libgda, libgeda, libglade2, libgnome,
libgnomecanvas, libgnomedb, libgnomeprint, libgnomeprintui,
libgnomeui, libgtkhtml, libgtop2, libIDL, libmm, libnasl, librep,
librsvg, librsvg2, libsndfile, libutf, libwmf, libwnck, libzvt, linc,
linda, lsof, lyx, m4, manedit, matchbox, mencoder, Mesa, MesaLib,
metacity, mhonarc, mlterm, mng, monafonts, mozilla, mozilla-linux,
mozilla-stable, mplayer, mplayer-share, mrproject, mutt, mysql-client,
mysql-server, nano, navi2ch, nawk, nessus, nessus-core,
nessus-libraries, nessus-plugins, normalize, nxtvepg, ooqstart,
openbox, openh323, openslp, opera6, ORBit2, oregano, oss,
p5-HTML-FixEntities, p5-Image-Info, p5-Net-SSLeay, p5-PerlMagick,
p5-Text-CSV-Hash, p5-Text-Substitute, PAM, pan, pango, pfaedit,
phoenix, phoenix-linux, pico, pine, pkgdepgraph, pkglint, pkg_comp,
ploticus, png, polsms, proftpd, psi, pspp, pvs, pwlib, py-Checker,
py-Optik, py-reportlab, qt3, qt3-docs, qt3-libs, qt3-mysql, qt3-psql,
qt3-tools, qterm, R, readline, rewind, rox, rox-session, rpm2pkg,
samba, sane-backends, sane-frontends, scribus, scrollz, scummvm,
SDL-image, SDL_ttf, shorten, silc-client, silc-server, smpeg, snes9x,
sodipodi, soup, source-highlight, Speex, squirrelmail, ssldump, star,
subversion, suse64_base, suse_base, sylpheed, sylpheed-claws,
sysbuild, tcl-snack, TeXmacs, tiff, tightvncviewer, tits, tkcvs, tmda,
tracker, tremor, ttf2pt1, tuxpaint, udunits, ups-nut, ups-nut-cgi,
verilog, vim-kde, w3m, waimea, wavesurfer, wget, whiteBOX,
win32-codecs, wine, wv, x11-links, xcdroast, xchat, xchat-gnome,
xchiplogo, xfmail, xforms, xisp, xldlas, xlife, xlockmore, xmame,
xmess, xmountains, xmp, xmysql, xmysqladmin, xpaint, xpdf, xplanet,
xpmroot, xrmftp, xsane, xscreensaver, xsqlmenu, ysm, ytalk,
zope25-ZPhotoSlides, and zope25-ZWiki.

This month, the transition from buildlink to buildlink2 was completed
(thanks, Johnny and everyone else), and we gained platform-specific
MESSAGE and PLIST handling, thanks to Grant Beattie.

The Package of the Month award goes to pkgsrc/pkgtools/pkgdepgraph,
nominated by Andrew Brown - you'll need graphviz to look at the
dependency graph that it produces, but the output is quite

Alistair Crooks
Mon Jan  6 07:07:14 GMT 2003