Subject: should "make update" check for new version first?
To: None <>
From: Ronald van der Pol <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/18/2004 15:01:27
It had to happen one time :-) I saw the vulnerability report about
tiff and did a "make update" in graphics/tiff. Tiff was deleted,
but no new version was installed because the package was marked as

OK, it is easily fixed, but I wonder why "make update" does not check
if there really is a new version of the package that is being updated?


(yes, I noticed there is a new graphics/tiff available now)