Rev bumping mpi dependents

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at
Wed Jul 20 16:24:55 PDT 2016

On Wed, Jul 20, 2016 at 7:21 PM, Sean Farley <sean at> wrote:

> OpenMPI just released 2.0 which will change the name of the libraries.
> I'm guessing I should revbump all the dependents to force a rebuild but
> is this something that `port rev-upgrade` should handle?

I think you can get into trouble with the automatic rev-upgrade catching
it, if it causes an upgrade for other reasons to fail? At the very least it
could be inefficient by causing multiple rounds of rebuilding triggered
during the rev-upgrade at the end of a normal upgrade.

brandon s allbery kf8nh                               sine nomine associates
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