Interactive applications to be installed to /Applications/MacPorts?

Bob Nielsen nielsen at
Tue Feb 13 17:32:12 PST 2007

On Feb 13, 2007, at 4:34 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:

> On Feb 13, 2007, at 16:56, Bob Nielsen wrote:
>>> How does one force the tree to sync from macports instead of  
>>> darwinports?
>>> sudo port -v sync
>>> Synchronizing from rsync://
>>> receiving file list ... done
> is still a valid address for getting the  
> ports for MacPorts.
> There's also, but it points to the same IP  
> address, and someone on this list said months ago it's not a good  
> idea to switch to this new name, though I don't remember why.

OK, thanks for the explanation.  I tried using 'port selfupdate' a  
while back and it didn't want to upgrade me to the latest so I  
downloaded a newer version and installed it over the old one.  I was  
afraid that in the process I had somehow retained an obsolete link.

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