managing c++ library upgrades

Adam Weinberger adamw at
Sun Aug 8 19:50:39 PDT 2004

>> (08.08.2004 @ 2212 PST): Alfred Perlstein said, in 0.6K: <<
> I'm having the fun of dealing with old ports compiled with my old
> g++ meshing badly with ports compiled with my new g++.
> Would it make sense to record the compiler used to compile C++ based
> ports so that when the system compiler is upgraded all C++ ports
> can be recompiled?
>> end of "managing c++ library upgrades" from Alfred Perlstein <<

Seeing as how it doesn't happen very often, portupgrade -af
seems to me to be the most viable solution. It's what I use, anyway.

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