emacs-app-devel build fail on master not detected by buildbot

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Fri Apr 23 07:07:45 UTC 2021

On Apr 22, 2021, at 21:48, Dan Ports wrote:

> To be clear, the problem here was that MacPorts uses the xcode-provided
> git, and certain older systems have a version of git that's too old to
> support the --shallow-since option, causing the port to break on
> systems where it's buildable today.

MacPorts base does not always use Xcode's git. The code is here:


It currently uses Xcode git for OS X 10.10 Yosemite and later and MacPorts git for OS X 10.9 Mavericks and earlier.

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