PowerPC ld64 on Snow Leopard (Was: depends_run should ignore +/- universal?!)

Lawrence Velázquez larryv at macports.org
Thu Jan 22 22:33:04 PST 2015

On Jan 22, 2015, at 10:45 PM, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at macports.org> wrote:

> I don't think we ever intended the version to be changed inside a variant. I would consider it a maintainer error to do so. I don't think the portindex accommodates more than one version per port, and the portindex is used to determine what ports are outdated.

Hm. So I guess this was a mistake on my part:


The problem is that the ld64 we use for 10.6 Intel, v136, can't handle PowerPC binaries. My last change dropped ld64 +universal to v127.2, but that versioning isn't reflected in the portindex.

What would be the best solution here?


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