depends_run should ignore +/- universal?!

Bradley Giesbrecht pixilla at
Thu Jan 22 09:54:23 PST 2015

On Jan 22, 2015, at 1:49 AM, René J.V. Bertin <rjvbertin at> wrote:

> On Wednesday January 21 2015 17:10:38 Bradley Giesbrecht wrote:
>>>> I've tried changing the version in the +infinality variant, so that for instance port:freetype is at 2.5.4 and port:freetype+infinality at . That works, but something in MacPorts breaks. I can do `port patch freetype +infinality` to check whether the patches apply correctly, but when I continue with `port configure freetype +infinality` the process continues all the way to the install or until the 1st error.
>>> That sounds like a bug. It would be great if you could open a ticket about it and provide a minimal test case.
>> I wonder if port livecheck considers installed variants?
> Even if it did (or not...),

I'm guessing it does not.

> how would that lead to the behaviour I observed?

It would not, but I believe changing the version in a variant breaks livecheck.

Bradley Giesbrecht (pixilla)

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