Subject: Re: Help please, my first package port
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: netbsd-ports
Date: 09/07/1999 06:49:43
In article <>,
John A. Maier <> wrote:
>I am attempting my first package (FSviewer) for NetBSD and have gotten   
>along quite well with the info from the packages.txt file.
>1) I can get it to fetch, patch and build.  Now I need to install.  I   
>need to generate the PLIST file.  There aren't any recommendations on how   
>this is easily done.
>2) There is an auxiliary icon.tar.gz that needs to be retrieved,   
>extracted and installed.  Can this be done in the same package?  I can't   
>quite figure this one out.

Yes, you just add it to the list of files to be retrieved.

>3) Once it's done, to whom do I submit?

Great! Submit it using send-pr.