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Re: removal of devel/SOPE4, www/SOGo4
On Mon, Jun 14, 2021 at 06:39:28PM -0400, Greg Troxel wrote:
> nia <nia%NetBSD.org@localhost> writes:
> > I've been asking people to lowercase package names before importing
> > them regardless of what upstream does, tbh. The few inconsistently
> > uppercase packages remaining really bother me, make finding packages
> > harder, and totally mess up any sorted list of packages.
> I'm sympathetic to that for new packages. But for new versioned names
> of existing packages, I think it's better to e.g. add SOGo5 along
> SOGo4, and having sogo5 next to SOGo4 seems like trouble.
> If you think there's consensus about adding new pckages (when there
> isn't an existing versioned name), I wouldn't mind if you update the
> guide to say that.
We can fix this when we're using a better version control system
than CVS. Right now renaming everything would cause problems
on case insensitive filesystems (i.e. macOS)
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