Subject: pkg/34493: how to send-pr outside of NetBSD
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List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 09/08/2006 03:05:00
>Number:         34493
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       how to send-pr outside of NetBSD
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    pkg-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          doc-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Fri Sep 08 03:05:00 +0000 2006
>Release:        NetBSD 3.0
System: NetBSD gatekeeper 3.0 NetBSD 3.0 (GATEKEEPER) #0: Wed Dec 28 07:55:13 PST 2005 ben@sanctum:/home/ben/src/netbsd/3.0/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/GATEKEEPER i386
Architecture: i386
Machine: i386
In section 19.2 of the pkgsrc guide, "Submitting source packages", the
user is instructed to send-pr with category "pkg".  Since send-pr is not
part of the pkgsrc bootstrap, so will be unavailable outside of NetBSD.
It might be worth providing a link to the www send-pr form that is
linked to at the end of

Is there a way to get send-pr in pkgsrc other than installing
databases/gnats?  The only portable alternative to the web form appears
to be sysutils/gtk-send-pr.