Subject: pkg/36721: pkg_add(8) man page issue
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List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 08/01/2007 23:50:00
>Number:         36721
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       pkg_add(8) has a out-of-date example
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       high
>Responsible:    pkg-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          doc-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Wed Aug 01 23:50:00 +0000 2007
>Originator:     Jonathan A. Kollasch
>Release:        NetBSD 3.1
System: NetBSD 3.1 NetBSD 3.1 (XEN3_DOMU_NNPFS) #0: Sat Jul 21 18:57:30 UTC 2007 i386
Architecture: i386
Machine: i386
The pkg_add(8) man page refers to
New binary packages are placed in .../pub/pkgsrc/... now.
Redirect a handfull of people to the new location on IRC.
Ask them where they got the out-dated info.
Change the example in the man page to refer to the propper URL.
(Or just omit that whole part or whatever.)