Date: 16-09-08 08:42
http://www.freebsd.org/releng/index.html says about freeze status the following.
Subtree Status Contact Notes
ports/ Frozen portmgr@FreeBSD.org FreeBSD Ports Collection.
Let's look at the first of the upcoming releases.
Action Expected Actual Description
Reminder announcement -- 22 August 2008 Release Engineers send announcement email to developers...
Announce the Ports Freeze -- 22 August 2008 Someone from portmgr@ should email freebsd-ports@...
Code freeze begins 29 August 2008 2 September 2008 After this date, all commits to RELENG_7 must be ...
Announce doc/ tree slush TBD -- Notification of the impending doc/ tree slush...
Ports tree frozen 8 September 2008 8 September 2008 Only approved commits will be permitted to the ports...
Ok, what was commited around Sep 8? The only commit I can connect to the freeze is
Hmm... Not much.
Aha! The annoncement in -ports@ had a typo in Subject:
Well, I don't know how helpful can be these findings, but here you are.