Subject: Re: Renaming audio/musicpd to audio/mpd ?
To: Geert Hendrickx <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/16/2005 16:59:35
On Fri, Sep 16, 2005 at 08:44:55AM +0200, Geert Hendrickx wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 16, 2005 at 04:16:16PM +1000, Simon Burge wrote:
> > It's annoyed my for a while that the package for the mpd program is
> > called "musicpd".  However, it's also been pointed out to me that "mpd"
> > is a FreeBSD port for a multi-link ppp daemon program.
> > 
> > Usually when I look for a program on pkgsrc I start with
> > "ls pkgsrc/*/*prog*", and this could lead to people to believe that
> > there's no package for mpd.
> Other people may start looking for pkgsrc/*/musicpd, and will not find it
> if it's renamed to mpd. :-)  The website is called  

Hm... then the package name should stay musicpd, and the binary it creates
should be renamed to that, too.


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