Subject: Re: "check-depends"
To: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
Date: 05/27/1999 08:33:31
On Thu, 27 May 1999, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
: > Note that "check-depends" can be skipped, to save time, by setting
: > NO_CHECK_DEPENDS in mk.conf or the commandline or environment. Just make
: > sure all the dependencies of a pkg work before setting this. :)
: Sounds good - can this be used to prevent updating of depending packages?
: (e.g. if i want to install a new gqmpeg but don't want to update my
No. There's no way to do that AFAICT, though you could try "NO_DEPENDS" (a
switch that's been there a while) and see if that does what you want.
-- Todd Vierling (Personal firstname.lastname@example.org; Bus. email@example.com)