Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/devel/gal20
To: Rene Hexel <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/02/2004 07:57:35
On Sat, 2 Oct 2004, Rene Hexel wrote:

>    I don't think this is a good idea.  This way we will have to keep
> renaming packages (as this is a moving target), with tons of
> unnecessary rebuilds.  If packages are renamed at all, I would suggest
> renaming gal to gal1 and gal2 to gal22.  This way, there is no "gal"
> package and there is no need to constantly rename packages in the
> future.

That sounds like a good idea. (Although my preference is to have
package names and directory like gal2.2, such as gal2.2-2.2.1).

 Jeremy C. Reed

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