pkglint - Verifier for NetBSD packages

Property Value
Distribution NetBSD 8.1
Repository NetBSD i386
Package filename pkglint-19.3.19.tgz
Package name pkglint
Package version 19.3.19
Package release -
Package architecture i386
Package type tgz
Category pkgtools
License 2-clause-bsd
Maintainer -
Download size 3.79 MB
Installed size 12.40 MB
pkglint checks whether a pkgsrc package conforms to the various
conventions established over the years. It produces warnings, errors and
notes and, upon request, explains them.
Before importing a new package or making changes to an existing package,
pkglint should be run in the package's directory to check for common
This is the current version of pkglint.  Because it is written in go,
it does not run on all pkgsrc platforms; see also pkglint4.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pkglint-19.3.19.tgz 19.3.19 amd64 NetBSD
pkglint - - -


Name Value
go-check >= 1


Name Value
pkglint4 -


Type URL
Binary Package pkglint-19.3.19.tgz
Source Package pkglint

Install Howto

Install pkglint tgz package:

# pkg_add pkglint

See Also

Package Description
pkglint4-4.193.2.tgz Verifier for NetBSD packages (old version, for all platforms)
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pkgsrc-todo-1.3nb4.tgz Tools for maintaing pkgsrc/doc/TODO
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pkgtasks-1-1.15.tgz Package tasks
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playitslowly-1.5.1nb1.tgz Play back audio files at a different speed or pitch
plib-1.8.5nb5.tgz Libraries for writing portable games/realtime interactive apps
plink-1.07.tgz Whole-genome association analysis toolset
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plist-utils-20180222.tgz Utility to facilitate management of PLIST files
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