Subject: Re: how to prevent bulk builds from rebuilding packages?
To: Louis Guillaume <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/04/2005 21:16:10
On Mon, 4 Apr 2005, Louis  Guillaume wrote:

> . I attempt an initial bulk build for HOST_SPECIFIC_PACKAGES defined in
> mk.conf. ( mk/bulk/build -s )

> . When I go to do a new bulk build ( mk/bulk/build -s ) it rebuilds
> everything, even though there are successfully built binary packages in

I am not sure why it rebuild, probably because some file was updated.

Try setting USE_BULK_TIMESTAMPS=no in your mk.conf. That is what I use to
stop it from rebuilding packages when I have a good enough version

 Jeremy C. Reed

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