"sudo port upgrade outdated" fills HDD

nox nox at macports.org
Thu Feb 18 00:27:13 PST 2010

It should be feasible, I just haven't got the time to do it yet.

Le 18 févr. 2010 à 03:44, Ryan Schmidt a écrit :

> On Feb 17, 2010, at 20:29, Sam Kuper wrote:
>> Maybe so. I wasn't aware of boost before it made my Mac fall over, so I can't claim any intimate knowledge of it. My gut instinct, though, is that especially for packages handled by a package manager and intended to provide limited functionality and to work with other such packages, small is beautiful. Isn't that the first principle of the Unix philosophy?
>> Can't boost be broken up into smaller packages and offered that way, so that only the needed parts of boost are fetched and installed when needed?
> I don't know if that's possible for boost. If you're interested you could consult the boost documentation or ask their developers what the options are for compiling it, or speak with the MacPorts boost maintainer.

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