curious dependency issues
dstrubbe at gmail.com
Tue Apr 8 08:03:14 PDT 2014
Well I really think this needs to be documented more clearly. The examples
in the guide do not mention it is a regex rather than the exact name of a
port, and that is the only documentation I have seen on it.
On Mon, Apr 7, 2014 at 8:46 PM, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at macports.org>wrote:
> On Apr 7, 2014, at 17:14, David Strubbe wrote:
> > Ok, I think I see what is going on here: apparently "port installed
> depends:XXX" returns all ports depending on port XXX -- OR a port that
> contains the string XXX.
> It's a regular expression search. So if you want the ports that depend on
> gcr, you could use:
> $ port echo depends:':gcr($|\s)'
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