Subject: Re: lang/php, www/php4 question
To: None <>
From: None <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 03/09/2006 00:11:47
On Wed, Mar 08, 2006 at 11:36:27PM +0100, Peter Bex wrote:
> Is this considered to be correct, a subdir under a pkgsrc category without
> a Makefile?

Yes. See lang/python for another example.

> Also, I noticed PHP 4 actually resides under www/php4.  Why is it there,
> while php5 is under the lang category?

php4 is under www/ mostly for historical reasons. There is one important
difference though -- php5 is much more likely to be used stand-alone.
I'm not sure how general the purpose of php4 is.