Too many compilers needed for C++11

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Thu Dec 7 06:39:50 UTC 2017

On Dec 7, 2017, at 00:37, Joshua Root wrote:

> On 2017-12-7 17:29 , Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> (I don't know why MacPorts base considers this a warning, rather than an
>> immediate-exit error.)
> Because you wouldn't want things like portindex or 'port info' to fail
> because of it.

Surely there's a way to arrange it so that port info and portindex succeed but the compile is stopped as early as possible. For example, set the compiler to /usr/bin/false, or a MacPorts-internal binary that prints a helpful error message.

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