Help with a local port file -- compiling

Rainer Müller raimue at
Sun Jun 17 00:12:56 UTC 2018

On 2018-06-17 01:47, Michael wrote:
> How do I force port to compile a port when I have a local port file?
> If I say "port build git", it will build with my local port file, and local patches.
> Unfortunately, I cannot figure out how to make it install this.

If you already have the port installed with the exact same combination
of name/version/revision/epoch, it will not be rebuilt from source.

You will either have to increase the revision in the Portfile or
uninstall the version you already have installed.


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