Subject: Re: pkgsrc: No webspace :-(
To: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Florian Stoehr <email@example.com>
Date: 02/08/2005 23:07:25
On Tue, 8 Feb 2005, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Tue, 8 Feb 2005, Florian Stoehr wrote:
>> Sorry if this question is a stupid one :)
>> From pkgsrc/doc/pkgsrc.txt, #14.1. Submitting your packages:
> First, check that your package is complete, compiles and runs well; see
> Chapter 13, Debugging and the rest of this document. Next, generate an
> uuencoded gzipped tar(1) archive, preferably with all files in a single
> directory. Finally, send-pr with category "pkg", a synopsis which
> the package name and version number, a short description of your package
> (contents of the COMMENT variable or DESCR file are OK) and attach the
> archive to your PR.
> If you want to submit several packages, please send a separate PR for
> one, it's easier for us to track things that way.
> Alternatively, you can also import new packages into pkgsrc-wip ("pkgsrc
> work-in-progress"); see the homepage at
> for details.
> - Hubert
> NetBSD - Free AND Open! (And of course secure, portable, yadda yadda)
I got stuck in Chap 13 where it recommends url2pkg since there is no url
for me, this causing the question.