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Re: Removing SVR4_PKGNAME?
On Thu, Oct 02, 2014 at 11:34:43AM +0200, Thomas Klausner wrote:
> In the past, SVR4_PKGNAME was a short name of five characters max,
> used on old Solaris versions so that packages compatible with their
> packaging tools could be created.
> I haven't seen anyone talking about or adding these alternate names to
> packages for a very long time, so I wonder if it's time to remove
Since there was no disagreement on this point, I've now removed this
variable from pkgsrc.
Related: Is pkgtools/gensolpkg still useful nowadays?
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