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Re: make replace
In article <20100715232450.GA2648%netbsd.org@localhost> David wrote:
: On Wed, Jul 14, 2010 at 10:24:54AM -0400, Greg Troxel wrote:
: > As we get better metadata about ABI versions and can describe "manifest
: > data says ABI changed" and "manifest data says ABI didn't change" we can
: > either split unsafe_depends into two or use _strict for "manifest data
: > says ABI didn't change". I am skeptical of our ability to have 100%
: > accuracy on ABI changes, just from the sheer scale of things, so I would
: > favor a third variable.
: So would I, I think.
You do realize that those variables can have values, too? They are
not just booleans. So how about using unsafe_depends and setting it
to one of various values depending on the severity of the unsafeness?
: > > A definitely-broken depends notation might be useful after doing
: > > pkg_delete -f png with gimp installed, too.
: > Agreed; it would be nice if pkg_delete marked dependencies
: > unsafe_depends on pkg_delete -f, and also if pkg_admin rebuild-tree did
: > so when it doesn't find dependenices.
: Yeah, I'm surprised it doesn't already do that.
Agreed, it should do that.
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