minor bug in octave-[forge] ports
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Wed Sep 17 14:22:07 PDT 2008
On Wed, Sep 17, 2008 at 01:48:25PM -0600, Jonathan Stickel said:
> I think there is a minor bug in the octave-[forge] ports, specifically
> when deactivating (or uninstalling). The octave package database file
> is not updated with the fact that the package has been removed. A
> simple repeat of the command currently called in "post-activate" would
> suffice, but there does not seem to be a "post-deactivate" feature
> implemented in Macports. Any chance this feature could be implemented?
> If not, any suggestions for a workaround?
There's been a ticket for that for some time:
Other than that, I think the only alternative is to mention, during
installation, the need to run something when uninstalling.
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