Subject: Re: variables for preferred package versions
To: None <>
From: Klaus Heinz <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/15/2006 03:37:44
Dieter Baron wrote:

>   So either we have two kinds of naming schemes (only version
> choosable vs. implementation/distribution and version choosable), or
> we include the package name in all variables.

Go with the general case of package name + version. Pkgsrc is already
complex enough to avoid special cases as much as possible.