Bug 257521 - www.freebsd.org/ports/ search for 'binutils' fails to show; but does show in https://cgit.freebsd.org/ports/tree/devel
Summary: www.freebsd.org/ports/ search for 'binutils' fails to show; but does show i...
Status: New
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Product: Documentation
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Website (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
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Reported: 2021-07-31 17:36 UTC by mrT
Modified: 2021-09-05 15:39 UTC (History)
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Description mrT 2021-07-31 17:36:35 UTC
on the Web site: https://www.freebsd.org/ports/
   searching with 'All' or 'Package Name' for 'binutils' fails to show.
However, the category: devel does list binutils.

I later discovered on https://www.freebsd.org/cgi/ports.cgi?query=binutils&stype=all
  sparc64-binutils-2.33.1_4,1
    GNU binary tools

which has the link: https://cgit.freebsd.org/ports/tree/devel/binutils

therefore, something is mislabeled or misnamed.
If the above binutils is really for 'sparc64' then where is the one for 'amd64' -
(or elf64-x86-64-freebsd)?
Comment 1 mrT 2021-07-31 17:43:28 UTC
On freshports:
https://www.freshports.org/search.php?query=binutils&search=go&num=10&stype=name&method=match&deleted=excludedeleted&start=1&casesensitivity=caseinsensitive

'binutils GNU binary tools' is found and maintained Last Update: 2021-04-06 14:31:07