Subject: Re: pkgsrc: No webspace :-(
To: Juan RP <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Florian Stoehr <email@example.com>
Date: 02/08/2005 18:35:34
On Tue, 8 Feb 2005, Juan RP wrote:
> On Tue, 8 Feb 2005 18:20:13 +0100 (CET)
> Florian Stoehr <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> I'm working on two packages (netbsd secure harddisk eraser and
>> cross-bootstrap tool for the amiga port), both for addition as
>> sysutils in pkgsrc. Eraser is in final testing, so I'd like to
>> create the package now.
>> Well, my problem is that I do not have any webspace except dial-up
>> to host the source archives.
>> Anyone here willing to host those? Or is it OK to contribute
>> packages that will not work until someone uploads the .tgz to
>> netbsd.org or mirror ftp?
>> Sorry if this question is a stupid one :)
> You can uuencode(1)/uudecode(1) them, e.g:
> $ uuencode file.tar.gz file.tar.gz > file.uue
> $ uudecode file.uue > file.tar.gz
> You can paste the file.uue into the PR.
OK. Leaving out the "MASTER_SITES=" line entirely in Makefile will
default to netbsd site itself I guess?