Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/libexec/httpd
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Jared D. McNeill <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 10/16/2007 19:42:29
On Wed, 17 Oct 2007, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
>> In your opinion, should we move more of NetBSD into pkgsrc? If so, how do 
>> we handle maintenance of first party software in pkgsrc?
> If by "first party software" you mean what we have in base today (and what 
> wasn't imported from random places), then I'd say: not at all.

No, by "first party software" I mean the web server that was written and 
imported (as I gathered from reading the rest of this thread) with the 
intent of doing ongoing development and maintenance in the NetBSD tree.

My question remains.

> Have (keep/get) a small core system, and add the rest via a packaging system.

So we should move more to pkgsrc? Where do you draw the line?