Subject: Re: NetBSD Package system growth updated
To: Paul Hoffman <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/04/2001 00:01:54
On Wed, 3 Jan 2001, Paul Hoffman wrote:
> The FreeBSD package system seems about three times as large as the 
> NetBSD system. Has anyone listed what the general differences are? 
> Clearly, we've got plenty, but I'm intrigued about what we are 
> missing...

ports for everything and it's mother including CPAN up & down, plus a few
duplicates in japanese etc. (language/localized categories).

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>