Macports Tcl

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Sat Jul 13 21:11:28 PDT 2013

On Jul 13, 2013, at 08:37, Lawrence Velázquez wrote:

> On Jul 13, 2013, at 8:25 AM, Gustaf Neumann wrote:
>> The macports private version is installed under
>> /opt/local/share/macports/{bin|lib|include|man},
>> so one can use this tclsh via preplacing
>> /usr/bin/tclsh in /opt/local/bin/port by
>> /opt/local/share/macports/bin/tclsh8.5
> /opt/local/share/macports doesn't seem like the right place. I would expect this sort of thing to go into /opt/local/libexec/macports, maybe.

Correct, because "share" is supposed to be for architecture-independent files (like documentation) while "libexec" is supposed to be for compiled software that the user is not meant to run herself.

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