[79664] trunk/dports/devel/libnotify/Portfile

Jeremy Lavergne jeremy at lavergne.gotdns.org
Wed Jun 22 17:38:29 PDT 2011

> libnotify: Don't install on Lion
> Yes, I know it installs and runs fine, but when libnotify.dylib is present in
> ${prefix}/lib, it causes problems when linking future binaries.  This results
> in miscelaneous build failures and runtime failures that are difficult to
> diagnose.
> Rather than subject users to these problems, it is better to disable this port
> until we can come up with a good solution for Lion.

How about test for the file then stop and alert the user about the situation. Suggest they force uninstall the previous one, clean, and install again.

Should we also make note of this in Known Issues/Migration?

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