Date: 10-01-03 19:19
> What about including an explanation of the Deleted section of
> the site in the FAQ? What exactly does "deleted" refer to?
Are you refering to this page? http://www.freshports.org/ports-deleted.php
If so, a deleted port is something which has been removed from the ports tree. Usually the last commit message explains why it has been removed.
> Some of the packages here appear in either the Categories or
> New section while some do not.
Can you provide an example of something from the above URL which also appears in the sections you mention?
Sometimes a port is deleted from one category and added to another [perhaps new] category.
> It's not aparent to me what
> this section is for or *exactly* what it's about, and I'm
> sure I'm not the only one. :-)
Is the above a start to helping you understand?
Dan Langille - webmaster