On Thu, Jan 23, 2003 at 11:22:36AM +0000, Jonathon McKitrick wrote:
> 
> Hi all,
> 
> I was just reading the announcement about OpenOffice packages being released
> for 4.7 and 5.0.  What are the differences between ports for these two
> releases?  In general, how is a port for the CURRENT branch different from a
> port for  STABLE?

Packages are built from the (single) ports collection.  The same port
is compiled for 4.x or 5.x to make the package.  Some ports may behave
slightly differently on 4.x and 5.x (e.g. depending on the perl
package on 5.0, since it was removed from the base OS).

Kris

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