Ravenports: How to Get Started?
aaronly.me at outlook.com
Tue May 16 06:16:59 PDT 2017
On Fri, May 12, 2017 at 23:23, John Marino
<dragonflybsd at marino.st> wrote:
> Hi Aaron,
> I don't want this to be considered some kind of release
> but I have arranged for DragonFly-CURRENT users that are very
> curious to
> install a functional Ravenports system. This is for preview and
> evaluation (for feedback) purposes. Ravenadm is still a work in
> progress, and the port count is still small.
> I've added a Quickstart guide for DF users here:
> People that follow that procedure should immediately read:
> Familarity with Synth helps, but there are some differences.
> It's intended to be intuitive.
> Right now, unless you create a repository, built packages are
> directly with "pkg add" command. Later ravenadm will have a
> wrapper for
> that so that creating repositories are optional.
> To iterate, this is just a courtesy preview. I'm still working
> on a lot
> of things. Those interested in port development may wish to
> read the
> porters guide.. (A 90% port converter is possible but
> doesn't exist
Sorry for my late reply. I'm busying with my works...
Thank you for the quick guide, and the great work on Ravenports!
already tried Ravenports & ravenadm a bit, and built several
I will keep testing it and report back on the GitHub.
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