Re: privoxy-pki-bundle not Behaving as Desired – Request for Assistance

Daniel J. Luke dluke at
Fri May 20 03:02:43 UTC 2022

On May 17, 2022, at 4:31 PM, Steven Smith <steve.t.smith at> wrote:
>> Whenever the curl-ca-bundle port is updated to a new version, the privoxy-pki-bundle port's revision should be increased so that it rebuilds with the new bundle.
> Thank you.
> This is the part that I was hoping is automatic, without updating a revision: the depends_lib would see that the “library” that the port depends upon has been updated, and rebuilds itself because of the updated library dependency. All without modification of the Portfile.
> I infer from your response that this isn’t how depends_lib works.

Nope, there's no way (currently) to have a port declare that it needs to be rebuilt if a dependency is updated (it would be a really nice feature to add to base, though).

Daniel J. Luke

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