Port/package install preview
wblock at wonkity.com
Fri Mar 5 16:27:13 UTC 2010
On Fri, 5 Mar 2010, Anselm Strauss wrote:
> is it possible to do a real preview with portupgrade? I want to see all
> ports that would be installed/upgraded when installing a particular port.
> The --noexecute option doesn't really show me a lot.
It shows what portupgrade would do, which is nothing if that port isn't
already installed. If you're looking at installing a new port,
portinstall may act differently.
But I prefer to just cd to the port directory and do 'make missing'.
'make fetch-list' will show the fetch commands.
-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA
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