Determining changes made by port sync
jonesc at hep.phy.cam.ac.uk
Fri Aug 31 11:03:11 UTC 2018
The other thing you could try is run
before and after running sync, and compare the results ...
On 31/08/18 12:02, Chris Jones wrote:
> Depends. I work with a full git clone of the ports tree so I see that
> being updated and the subsequent portindex running on it.
> On 31/08/18 10:30, Bruce Johnson wrote:
>> Thanks, Chris. What should I see in the output if ports were updated
>> vs. if no changes occurred?
>> On Friday, August 31, 2018, Chris Jones <jonesc at hep.phy.cam.ac.uk
>> <mailto:jonesc at hep.phy.cam.ac.uk>> wrote:
>> > sudo port -d sync
>> On 31/08/18 10:22, Bruce Johnson wrote:
>> Is there any way to determine whether a run of port sync or port
>> selfupdate actually updated any ports? Though it would be nice,
>> I don't necessarily need to know which ports were updated, just
>> whether or not *any* ports were updated.
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