Bug 28970 - Handbook fix for section 4.3.1
Summary: Handbook fix for section 4.3.1
Status: Closed FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Documentation
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Documentation (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: Normal Affects Only Me
Assignee: freebsd-doc mailing list
Depends on:
Reported: 2001-07-14 21:10 UTC by Josh Paetzel
Modified: 2001-07-15 05:50 UTC (History)
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Description Josh Paetzel 2001-07-14 21:10:28 UTC
In section 4.3.1 (Installing a Package) of the FreeBSD Handbook
ml), it says that packages can be found at
ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/ports/packages. I couldn't find that directory. The
correct location seems to be


I sent a patch to the -docs mailing list.
How-To-Repeat: Read the handbook.
Comment 1 dima 2001-07-15 05:46:42 UTC
Josh Paetzel <jpaetzel@hutchtel.net> writes:
> >Fix:
> I sent a patch to the -docs mailing list.

I've fixed this.  Next time, please include the patch in the PR;
nobody wants to have to dig through deleted mail or the archives.
Also, the HTML files on the web site are generated from SGML/DocBook
files; it'd be nice if you could send patches against those instead.
Comment 2 dd freebsd_committer 2001-07-15 05:46:45 UTC
State Changed
From-To: open->closed

applied, thanks!