Subject: Re: Final questions before I submit a package
To: John A. Maier <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/09/1999 17:34:40
On Thu, 9 Sep 1999, John A. Maier wrote:
> In the Makefile
> MAINTAINER, should this be my email address or the original authors?

The one who maintains the _package_, i.e. yours. (and/or of the one
committing the package, but yours looks ok for now ;).

> HOMEPAGE, should this be my homepage or the original authors?

The homepage of the software, if it has one. See the other entries.

> Makefile, patch-**
> the $NetBSD:.. line at the top of both of these files, should I just omit this
> line, on a new package, or is there something I should place there
> something like what is suggested for PLIST ( <$>NetBSD<$>) ? 

Insert empty '$NetBSD's, they will be filled in as appropriate by cvs
automatically. Don't forget to run 'make makepatchsum' if you change any

 - Hubert

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