Bug 250204 - multiple ports: use @f.o address for all ports where I am mentioned
Summary: multiple ports: use @f.o address for all ports where I am mentioned
Status: Closed FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Ports & Packages
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Individual Port(s) (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Only Me
Assignee: Andriy Gapon
Depends on:
Reported: 2020-10-08 14:25 UTC by Andriy Gapon
Modified: 2020-10-12 12:16 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:

the suggested change (3.23 KB, patch)
2020-10-08 14:25 UTC, Andriy Gapon
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Description Andriy Gapon freebsd_committer 2020-10-08 14:25:26 UTC
Created attachment 218612 [details]
the suggested change

In some ports I am a maintainer, in some I am only mentioned as a port's creator.
The reason for the change is that I am moving away from icyb.net.ua mail service for a variety of reasons.
Comment 1 Andriy Gapon freebsd_committer 2020-10-08 14:27:05 UTC
I am also completely okay with just dropping the "Created by" lines.
In my opinion, they do not serve any useful purpose anymore.
Comment 2 Mikael Urankar freebsd_committer 2020-10-08 17:51:40 UTC
Yes you can remove the "created by" line, from the porters handbook:
In some cases, the Makefile of an existing port may contain additional lines in the header, such as the name of the port and the date it was created. This additional information has been declared obsolete, and is being phased out.

If you don't have a port bit:
approved by: mikael (port committer)

Comment 3 commit-hook freebsd_committer 2020-10-12 12:16:20 UTC
A commit references this bug:

Author: avg
Date: Mon Oct 12 12:15:39 UTC 2020
New revision: 552123
URL: https://svnweb.freebsd.org/changeset/ports/552123

  retire my older email address

  Remove "created by" lines that had it.
  Change to my @f.o address in maintainer lines.

  PR:		250204
  Approved by:	mikael

Comment 4 Andriy Gapon freebsd_committer 2020-10-12 12:16:45 UTC
(In reply to Mikael Urankar from comment #2)
Mikael, thank you very much.
I've just committed the change.