brad at pixilla.com
Fri Jan 21 14:36:43 PST 2011
On Jan 21, 2011, at 2:31 PM, Rainer Müller wrote:
> On 2011-01-21 21:41 , Bradley Giesbrecht wrote:
>> Why are the effects of -R not the default behavior?
> -R causes a forced rebuild of *all* dependents recursively and will
> cause lots of unnecessary builds. There is currently no way to tell if
> an upgrade of a dependent is required.
> Note also, a 'port -R upgrade outdated' could cause multiple
> rebuilds of the same port as it can be in the dependents of more than
> one port.
> Therefore it is not the default as your upgrades would take so much
Makes sense, thanks Rainer.
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