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Fri Jan 21 11:14:54 PST 2011
On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 02:10:08PM -0500, Jack Howarth wrote:
> I not referring to that. Rather I am concerned about the case where
> libpng and a number of packages that require it are already installed.
> If the user does a 'sudo port selfupdate' and 'sudo port outdated', what
> insures that none of the packages being upgraded aren't built before the
> new soversion of libpng is installed? The absence of any checks for
> version dependencies in MacPorts appears to make that impossible. It is
> very unfortunate that the depends-lib file doesn't allow for a syntax
Because ports get upgraded in dependency order, and any port that links
against libpng must depend on it and therefore be upgraded after it?
Dan R. K. Ports MIT CSAIL http://drkp.net/
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