[nycbug-talk] ports getting removed from Free

Isaac Levy ike
Tue Aug 2 21:10:44 EDT 2005

On Aug 2, 2005, at 8:20 PM, pete wright wrote:

> On 8/2/05, Isaac Levy <ike at lesmuug.org> wrote: Yo Pete, All,
> On Aug 2, 2005, at 6:13 PM, pete wright wrote:
> > also, looks like there are a fair amount of zope ports too (cough
> > ike cough)
> Good riddance to those IMO- and I'll add that some of those ports are
> pretty junky.
> The core Zope port is done just fine, but all of those are just add-
> on products, all one has to do to install them is put them in one's
> $instance_home/Products directory, and the way the core Zope product
> is setup, one still has to define *where* their $instance_home
> directory should exist.
> So basically, good riddance.  Untarring a product in the right place
> is much saner than ports in this context.
> cool...guess i should remember to check freshports before i jump  
> the gun again ;p
> -p

Nah- these ports should have never been there in the first place,  
there's lots of crufty ideas in Zope-land...


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