Subject: Re: upcoming anniversary
To: Gary Thorpe <>
From: None <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 04/29/2007 22:43:48
>> Yes.  We compile a list of all of the improvements  pkgsrc has made
>> over the FreeBSD ports collection from which it forked, bind them
>> into
>> convenient 500-page leather-bound volumes a la library copies of the
>> Oxford Unabridged English Dictionary (complete with velveteen
>> bookmark), send them to a bunch of free software organizations, and
>> ask why more people don't use pkgsrc. ;)
>> --Blair
> Just out of curiosity: what advantages does pkgsrc have over FreeBSD
> ports? Maybe someone could write them down and stick them in a web  
> page
> for NetBSD advocacy?

First of all, ports suxx, pkgsrc rulez. 8-)