Subject: Re: bin/30539 (was Re: wtf is perl)
To: None <,>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 06/22/2005 13:27:02
The following reply was made to PR bin/30539; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Hubert Feyrer <>
Cc: "Julio M. Merino Vidal" <>,,
Subject: Re: bin/30539 (was Re: wtf is perl)
Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2005 15:26:37 +0200 (CEST)

 On Wed, 22 Jun 2005, Geert Hendrickx wrote:
 >> wtf is meant to translate *acronyms*, while most package names are not.
 >> Therefore, this functionality doesn't belong here.
 > Hmm.  wtf already calls whatis(1) which does something similar as my patch.
 > e.g. "wtf is disklabel" (which works) is not translating an acronym either.
 If anything, it should run "pkg_info -qc".
   - Hubert