Problem with patchfiles (same name for different versions)

Vincent Lefevre vincent-opdarw at
Mon Sep 3 07:48:33 PDT 2007

On 2007-09-03 16:39:35 +0200, Vincent Lefevre wrote:
> Upstream patches are versioned: they are in different subdirectories.
> But MacPorts doesn't care, unless I've missed something to have the
> subdirectory taken into account.

Also, I tried specifying the directory after patchfiles, but "port"
does a bus error in this case:

Portfile changed since last build; discarding previous state.
--->  Fetching mpfr
--->  mpfr-2.3.0/patch01 doesn't seem to exist in /opt/local/var/macports/distfiles/mpfr
--->  Attempting to fetch mpfr-2.3.0/patch01 from
zsh: bus error  sudo port -v upgrade mpfr

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