Finding a port's dependency which requires universal?

Lawrence Velázquez larryv at
Wed Apr 17 14:12:28 PDT 2013

On Apr 17, 2013, at 5:03 PM, MK-MacPorts at wrote:

> How can I locate which of wxmaxima's deps requires the universal variant in the first place?
> Perhaps there is a way to avoid this whole rebuilding…
> Why do I need universal after all in this case? Can it be that some functionality cannot be implemented with 64 bits and therefore needs the i386 architecture?

The wxmaxima port itself only supports i386 and ppc architectures. I don't know why.


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