[MacPorts] #56757: reclaim removed my ports without asking

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Sun Jul 1 23:28:22 UTC 2018

#56757: reclaim removed my ports without asking
 Reporter:  ryandesign  |      Owner:  (none)
     Type:  defect      |     Status:  new
 Priority:  Normal      |  Milestone:
Component:  base        |    Version:  2.5.2
 Keywords:              |       Port:
 I just ran `sudo port reclaim` successfully for the first time on my main
 system. (The last time I tried to run it, it [ticket:55937 encountered an

 It immediately uninstalled 941 ports, which surprised me. I don't
 understand why the ports were immediately removed, without asking me,
 since `man port-reclaim` states "No files are removed initially, until the
 user selects them from the provided list."

Ticket URL: <https://trac.macports.org/ticket/56757>
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