Digging myself a gnucash hole after upgrading other ports

Kurt L e1-gdk6-q7sq-k8yr at emailias.com
Wed Feb 14 21:41:45 PST 2007

Correction: my upgrade command was

% sudo port -f -n upgrade gnucash

"Better is the natural enemy of good enough"

On Wed, 14 Feb 2007 21:27:00 -0800, "'Kurt L'
(e1-gdk6-q7sq-k8yr at emailias.com) said:
> Hello,
> I had a more-or-less working copy of gnucash 2.0.4, and then decided to
> upgrade a fairly substantial list of outdated ports.  Port chugged along
> for a couple of hours, and eventually all of the outdated ports were
> upgraded.  However, when I tried running gnucash again afterwards I got
> this kind of error message in the xterm window:
> Computer$ gnucash
> dyld: Library not loaded: /opt/local/lib/libgoffice-1.2.dylib
>   Referenced from: /opt/local/bin/gnucash-bin
>   Reason: image not found
> Trace/BPT trap
> Computer$
> I reasoned that gnucash had been built with a dependency on an outdated
> library, so thought that perhaps forcing gnucash to build as though it
> were an upgrade would get it to notice the current libraries and
> eliminate this problem... so I entered
> % sudo port -f -n gnucash
> Well, the upgrade failed spectacularly, with a lengthy list of modules. 
> I think that this is the nub of it here:
> Error: Target com.apple.build returned: shell command "cd
> "/opt/local/var/db/dports/build/_opt_local_var_db_dports_sources_rsync.rsync.darwinports.org_dpupdate_dports_gnome_gnucash/work/gnucash-2.0.4"
> && make all" returned error 2
>  This was followed by some pretty indecipherable module linking lists,
>  etc.
> Any ideas on where to proceed from here?  It feels like I'm just digging
> a hole deeper and deeper... should I try an uninstall gnucash, and then
> install gnucash? Suggestions welcome.
> Kurt L.
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