LATEST_LINK unique or not?

Dan Langille dan at
Mon Aug 23 16:42:19 PDT 2004

On 24 Aug 2004 at 0:37, Oliver Eikemeier wrote:

> Dan Langille wrote:
> > Is LATEST_LINK supposed to be unique? It's not. There's about 201
> > ports which have duplicate values.
> It is, expect when NO_LATEST_LINK is set (in which case no latest link 
> exists). Did you filtr out these cases? Everything else is bug, Kris did 
> some survey AFAIK.

I obtained my list from the output of "make -V LATEST_LINK" and paid 
no attention to NO_LATEST_LINK.

Are you saying LATEST_LINK must be ignored if NO_LATEST_LINK is set?  
Why is this not done programatically?  i.e. output an empty string.
Dan Langille :

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