CONFLICTS usage question

Sergey Matveychuk sem at
Sun Jun 20 09:05:57 GMT 2004

Thomas-Martin Seck wrote:
> Well, if it cannot be done that way, how about just filtering ls(1)'s or
> pkg_info(1)'s output as I proposed in my quick'n'dirty patch?

I see no harm then. Moreover, I think it's POLA compliant.
A maintainer could think "port confflicts with itself, so I can set 
CONFLICTS=portname* safely".

But it's something not critical.
So, you need make a definitive patch and send-pr. If portmgr@ consider 
it necessary, they will commit it.


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