startupitems and port load
jeremy at lavergne.gotdns.org
Sun Sep 13 13:03:29 PDT 2009
>> Does `sudo port load ...` do a force load (`launchctl load -F ...`)
>> does it write it out as runnable (`launchctl load -w ...`)?
> It's an alias for `launchctl load -w`. And note that this feature is
> broken in 1.8.0, http://trac.macports.org/ticket/21128
>> If it writes it out, is this the preferred way to run ports with
> `port load` has just been created as an easier alias to start and stop
> daemons installed through MacPorts. If you want other things (like -F)
> it is quite inflexible.
Since it is an alias for `load -w`, we should go through and clean up
the message that says to run "launchctl load -w ..." once that bug is
fixed. The user really only needs to run `port load ...`
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