Two User-Experience Problems

Arno Hautala arno at
Thu Aug 20 12:51:44 PDT 2015

On Thu, Aug 20, 2015 at 3:13 PM, Jean-François Caron
<jfcaron at> wrote:
> 2) Since my OS is unusable during long builds, I walk away from the computer, but then it goes to sleep the build is paused.  The current advice is to get a non-macports app called Caffeine to do some magic, or write a custom port wrapper to use pmset noidle before and after the port command.  This should be an option in the MacPorts configuration somewhere, one shouldn’t have to resort to 3rd-party apps or scripting to get user-friendiness out of MacPorts.

"caffeinate" has been included since Mountain Lion (10.8)

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