perl ports overwriting files, so need -f?

Caspar Florian Ebeling florian.ebeling at
Tue Sep 16 01:29:10 PDT 2008

On Mon, Sep 15, 2008 at 6:25 PM, Daniel J. Luke <dluke at> wrote:
> On Sep 12, 2008, at 5:48 PM, Vincent Lefevre wrote:
>> I'm just saying that this can be a bug.
> Except that you say it as a blanket statement even though you've been shown
> at least one case where the port requires the newer version (svk).
> I agree that sometimes a maintainer might mistakenly add an unnecessary
> dependency, and it's good to get those things fixed (and I do appreciate it
> when you or anyone files bugs to that effect).

I filed a bug against p5-mca-carbon:

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