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Re: pkg/41087 (OS_VERSION should be removed from PKGPATH)

The following reply was made to PR pkg/41087; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Aleksey Cheusov <>
Cc:,,,, Aleksey Cheusov <>
Subject: Re: pkg/41087 (OS_VERSION should be removed from PKGPATH)
Date: Mon, 07 Dec 2009 23:04:24 +0200

 > Synopsis: OS_VERSION should be removed from PKGPATH
 > State-Changed-From-To: open->closed
 > State-Changed-By:
 > State-Changed-When: Mon, 07 Dec 2009 01:55:53 +0000
 > State-Changed-Why:
 > As lsof is a kmem-groveler, it *is* dependent on exact kernel version, you
 > *should* recompile it after changing kernels, and having the kernel version
 > in the package name is a convenient way to make sure this happens.
 There are several points against OS version in PKGNAME discussed in this
 thread.  By closing this PR you silently ignored all of them.
 Best regards, Aleksey Cheusov.

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