ryandesign at macports.org
Thu Mar 31 17:41:50 PDT 2016
> On Mar 31, 2016, at 1:50 PM, Daniel J. Luke <dluke at geeklair.net> wrote:
> On Mar 31, 2016, at 2:45 PM, Daniel J. Luke <dluke at geeklair.net> wrote:
>> Does default_variants not work like other commands? I would have expected default_variants-append here (and/or would rather be able to do default_variants-delete inside the compatibility variant).
> answering my own question (src/port1.0/portutil.tcl" line 2270):
> set and append do the same thing
> delete is stubbed out and does nothing.
Yeah, you can use default_variants-append, but most ports just use default_variants. We might at some point want to fix this to be like other commands, and would have to do a pass through the portfiles at that time to clean this up.
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