Is there an upgrade script or do we just do a portupgrade?
On Sat, 2006-10-14 at 10:52 -0500, Scott T. Hildreth wrote:
> Bravo, I know the team had to do a lot of work to get this in before
> so great job everyone!
> On Sat, 2006-10-14 at 05:42 -0400, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> > The FreeBSD GNOME Team is proud to announce that GNOME 2.16.1 has been
> > imported into the ports tree in time for FreeBSD 6.2. This is a first.
> > Usually the GNOME release cycle has conflicted with the FreeBSD release
> > cycle. However, thanks to Kris and pointyhat, we were able to get the
> > major patch tested. Below is the commit message that accompanied this
> > huge release. In addition to the core GNOME ports, almost 500 ports
> > were also touched to chase the GNOME move from X11BASE to LOCALBASE and
> > fix build problems with the new freetype2.
> > "Presenting GNOME 2.16.1 for FreeBSD. This release represents a massive
> > amount of work by the FreeBSD GNOME Team and our testers.
> > On top of the usual GNOME update, we have taken this opportunity to move
> > GNOME from X11BASE to LOCALBASE. This means roughly 600 ports NOT part of
> > the GNOME Desktop also need to be changed. The bulk of the move was carried
> > out by ahze, mezz, and pav, but it would not have been possible without
> > cooperation from the FreeBSD KDE team who worked with us to make sure
> > GNOME and KDE can still coexist happily. We would also like to send a
> > shout out to kris and pointyhat for putting up with multiple test runs
> > until we got something that was solid.
> > Back to GNOME 2.16. This release brings a huge amount of new functionality
> > to FreeBSD. The standard release notes can be read at
> > http://www.gnome.org/start/2.16/ . But on top of what you will read there,
> > jylefort and marcus have completed work on a port of HAL to FreeBSD. This
> > will allow FreeBSD to take advantage of closer hardware interaction such
> > as auto-mounting CD-ROMs, USB drives, and music players; auto-playing
> > audio CDs; and managing laptop power consumption.
> > But where would this all be without our loyal testers and contributors?
> > Therefore, the FreeBSD GNOME team would like to thank the following users:
> > Phillip Neumann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > tmclaugh
> > mux
> > Yuri Pankov <email@example.com>
> > chinsan
> > Thomas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > Brian Gruber <email@example.com>
> > Franz Klammer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > Dominique Goncalves <email@example.com>
> > Pascal Hofstee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > Yasuda Keisuke <email@example.com>
> > backyard <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > Andris Raugulis <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > Eric L. Chen <email@example.com>
> > Pawel Worach <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > QuiRK on #freebsd-gnome
> > Shane Bell <email@example.com>
> > luigi
> > sajd on #freebsd-gnome
> > sat
> > Chris Coleman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > kaeru on #freebsd-gnome
> > crsd_ via irc.freenode.org/#FreeBSD-GNOME
> > Joel Diaz <email@example.com>
> > Enjoy!"
> > Marcus on Behalf of the FreeBSD GNOME Team:
> > ahze
> > bland
> > jylefort
> > kwm
> > marcus
> > mezz
> > pav
Scott T. Hildreth <firstname.lastname@example.org>