libgcc9 and other ports that will never build on my system

Bill Cole macportsusers-20171215 at
Mon Sep 12 19:12:10 UTC 2022

On 2022-09-12 at 15:02:47 UTC-0400 (Mon, 12 Sep 2022 15:02:47 -0400)
  <chilli.namesake at>
is rumored to have said:

> Yes, you got it. How do I command MacPorts to upgrade all outdated 
> ports "and not" this whatever troublesome port?  Is there a way? If 
> you just told me, you'll have to be less subtle.

3rd time's a charm maybe? Here's the command on a single line all by 
itself. enter all of it, hit return, and nothing more:

sudo port upgrade outdated and not libgcc9

Really. I was not kidding. This syntax is documented in the port(1) man 

P.S. no need to CC me on anything sent to this list.

Bill Cole
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