port install: Can it keep going after a failure?

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Thu Mar 18 03:01:00 PDT 2010

On Mar 18, 2010, at 00:05, Michael_google gmail_Gersten wrote:

>>> Does MacPorts have the equivalent of "make -k", to install, and keep
>>> on going when one dependency fails?
>> $ man port
>> ...
>>     -p       Despite any errors encountered, proceed to process
>> multiple ports and commands.
>> That should handle it.
> I thought -p meant: If I have three commands on the command line,
> proceed to the next one.
> What I want is: If A depends on B, C, and D, then failure of B still
> builds C and D.

If -p doesn't do that, then I don't know of a way to do that, automatically.

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