Subject: Re: "math" pkg category
To: Ty Sarna <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 04/11/1998 21:33:05
On Fri, 10 Apr 1998, Ty Sarna wrote:
> The Numeric Python pkg I submitted was recently committed under
> category "lang". FreeBSD has a "math" category which would be more
> appropriate for this sort of thing. I think we should add one too, and
> move the py-Numeric and whatever other primarily-math-related packages
> we have to it.

I assume you speak about our pkgsrc/lang/py-Numeric pkg...
it is the same as the FreeBSD ports/math/numpy pkg, right?
I think we should really move it over, for maximal similarity w/ FreeBSD.

And while there mv graphics/gnuplot and x11/xplot there, too. 
Any objections?

  - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>