Subject: Re: pkg/33067: patches of misc/fd
To: None <,,>
From: Takahiro Kambe <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 03/16/2006 04:55:01
The following reply was made to PR pkg/33067; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Takahiro Kambe <>
Subject: Re: pkg/33067: patches of misc/fd
Date: Thu, 16 Mar 2006 13:54:06 +0900 (JST)

 In message <>
 	on Thu, 16 Mar 2006 04:10:03 +0000 (UTC),
 	Osamu OISHI <> wrote:
 >  Takahiro Kambe wrote:
 >  >  But is there any reason to keep FD-1.xx?  I don't use neither, so
 >  >  I might not understand the situation.
 >  I am using FD in the following situations. 
 >  1.It is a program that is smaller than tcsh, 
 >    and there is a purpose to use an equal function 
 >    at the installation and the restoration of system.
 >  2.In the environment of the embeded systems to which the resource is limited,
 >    it is used with the serial console. 
 >    (The capacity of RAM is 16Mbyte - 64Mbyte. )
 I see.  Then FD-2.xx should be imported as separete package as
 shells/fd2 or shells/fd.  Anyway, pkgsrc freeze begins now, I'll check
 this PR.
 Takahiro Kambe <>