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Re: Removal of doc/HACKS


Ignatios Souvatzis <> writes:

> On Sat, Jun 09, 2012 at 01:43:49AM +0400, Aleksej Saushev wrote:
>> I propose to remove doc/HACKS since they are obsolete and not maintained.
>> Last meaningful change (addition) to it happened in 2005, the file documents
>> hacks related to now unused GCC 2.95 and most probably obsolete versions
>> of software. We handle these kinds of problems differently these days anyway.
> As the one who introduced HACKS because there was no other central place
> to keep that information accessible: where?
> Besides, it's not only for pkgsrc. In fact, I introduced it for non-pkgsrc
> reasons back them, so this should ... wait, are you writing specifically
> about pkgsrc/doc/HACKS? 

Yes, it is about pkgsrc/doc/HACKS only.


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