Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/games/quake2forge
To: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
From: Juan RP <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/17/2004 19:18:56
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On Sat, 17 Apr 2004 17:06:52 +0000
"Julio M. Merino Vidal" <> wrote:

> I wonder... WTF was this package named quake2forge instead of quake2, just
> as the distfile, and as the binary, and as all other quake* packages?
> It even _renames_ the installed binary to quake2forge.
> IMHO, this is aiming for confusion and extra complexity that is not worth
> it, and should be renamed to quake2.

Because the right name of the project is quake2forge, and not quake2. There
are two known ports of quake2, for example:

In the future we could import quake2 from icculus, and will have two quake2
binaries, so renaming the binary is fine IMO.

> Cheers.

	Juan RP <>

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