Stable tag will be slipped Sunday and release engineering will begin Monday

Joerg Sonnenberger joerg at
Tue Apr 5 07:05:08 PDT 2005

On Tue, Apr 05, 2005 at 03:56:13PM +0200, Michel Talon wrote:
> By the way, the horrendous behaviour of the ports system
> which completely remove old libraries without ever asking is
> a big part of the problem. At least portupgrade saves 
> copies in the compat directory. 

THAT'S NOT A BUG. Sorry, but just believing that saving the old
libs is enough is very naive. Too much already depends e.g. on
DSOs. Not installing libraries just leaves junk for those which
don't break dependencies. portupgrade is part of the problem.


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