Subject: Re: how to get pkg/22589 looked at or committed?
To: Julian C. Dunn <>
From: Johnny C. Lam <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/13/2003 22:43:01
On Sat, Sep 13, 2003 at 05:28:20PM -0400, Julian C. Dunn wrote:
> On Sat, 2003-09-13 at 15:58, Johnny C. Lam wrote:
> > > I've heard about pkgsrc-wip on SourceForge. Is that the generally
> > > accepted starting point to go about submitting new packages? i.e.
> > > getting it peer-reviewed first?
> > 
> > Yes, that's the best starting point for submitting new packages for
> > pkgsrc.  One of the primary benefits is that it makes the package
> > immediately available for testing by the user community, and it allows
> > you to field bug reports and fix the problems on your own or with the
> > guidance of developers on the pkgsrc-wip mailing lists.
> Cool. Okay, I will do just that. Perhaps we can just close the PR and
> I'll refile it later since it pertains to an older version of
> amavisd-new.

We'll keep the PR as-is until you find time to import amavisd into
pkgsrc-wip.  At that point, you should followup to your own PR and
request that it be closed.  I guarantee that PRs that ask to be closed
are acted upon very promptly :)


	-- Johnny Lam <>