Compatability with FreeBSD Ports [debian package tools]

Justin C. Sherrill justin at
Wed Aug 17 05:40:46 PDT 2005

> I think you have an important point. The only way to have a reliable
> packaging system is to produce binaries of *all* the software you
> claim you are releasing.

A minor point: pkgsrc has regular quarterly releases for just this reason.
 The 2005Q2 release is coming up, for instance.  I would imagine upgrading
pkgsrc packages from one stable release to another should generally work,
because of this.

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