> On Mar 11, 2018, at 06:06, db <iams...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 11 Mar 2018, at 02:47, "Kenneth F. Cunningham" 
>> <ken.cunningham.web...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On 2018-03-10, at 12:23 PM, db wrote:
>>> Except for building from source for minor versions and revbumps, especially 
>>> large binaries, and for ports that have open defects. Oh well…
>> Well, everything for 10.6.8 users on MacPorts is about to get supremely 
>> better. Hard to be too upset about that!
> I don't doubt that! What I don't understand is, why would port be allowed to 
> build a port from source on a certain system that already failed on the 
> buildbot, and what's worse, be left with a port in a non-working state, while 
> downloading binaries would work, because it couldn't donwload something 
> that's failed to build.

You can sent your buildfromsource value to "never" I believe .... would that do 
what you're asking?


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