On Mon 12/02/2018 13:37, Björn Ketelaars wrote:
> On Sun 11/02/2018 21:04, Stuart Henderson wrote:
> > On 2018/02/11 19:46, Björn Ketelaars wrote:
> > > newsbeuter has been abandoned almost 6 months ago. There is however an
> > > active maintained fork available (https://newsboat.org), which is in
> > > ports: www/newsboat.
> > > 
> > > Any objections to sending www/newsbeuter to the attic?
> > 
> > No objections here, please send a diff before committing though just so
> > we can check everything's ok.
> > 
> > What do you think is best for quirks? Are the two compatible enough that
> > it would be sane to auto update from newsbeuter to newsboat, or would
> > it be better to add to $obsolete_reason as "no longer maintained upstream",
> > maybe with an faq/current.html mention about it?
> 
> I will wait for about a week before doing anything, except collecting
> feedback. I did however prepare a diff for quirks. Newsboat has
> a mechanism in place that prompts you whether it should port your
> newsbeuter configuration upon the first run. This should ensure a smooth
> update.
> 
> The binaries however have different names. I'm not sure if this warrants
> a mentioning on current.html. I do not thinks so, other opinions?

And a diff for unhooking newsbeuter from www.

Same as above...I will wait for about a week.

OK?


Index: Makefile
===================================================================
RCS file: /cvs/ports/www/Makefile,v
retrieving revision 1.849
diff -u -p -r1.849 Makefile
--- Makefile    19 Jan 2018 14:40:46 -0000      1.849
+++ Makefile    12 Feb 2018 12:04:48 -0000
@@ -99,7 +99,6 @@
      SUBDIR += mozilla-firefox
      SUBDIR += mozplugger
      SUBDIR += netsurf
-     SUBDIR += newsbeuter
      SUBDIR += newsboat
      SUBDIR += nextcloud
      SUBDIR += nghttp2

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