Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/mail/spamassassin
To: Lennart Augustsson <email@example.com>
From: Rene Hexel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/26/2002 14:08:39
On Mon, 2002-08-26 at 13:36, Lennart Augustsson wrote:
> >I've backed the commit out, but I'm not sure that p5-Mail-SpamAssassin is
> >really a good name for a pkg that installs (primarily!) a binary.
> I don't think p5-Mail-SpamAssasin is a good name. Because I couldn't
> find spamassasin and installed it on my own. So rename, please.
The p5- prefix only makes sense, IMHO, if
- an importable perl package is installed
- there exists an alternate (non-perl) version of the same package
Packages that primarily install executables should otherwise simply
retain their "well-known" name ...