Beta Release

Paul Magrath pmagrath at
Wed Aug 13 07:49:25 PDT 2008

On 13 Aug 2008, at 09:28, Anders F Björklund <afb at> wrote:
> Cool, I was mostly wondering why it would pick a hidden location and
> not something user visible like ~/MacPorts as the prefix location ?

Well, by default most of the unix folders like /etc and /var are  
hidden by Apple so that seems to be the de facto standard. But it is  
just an example. Nothing stopping anyone changing it.


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