Try selfupdate with Leopard => Error md5.h is missing

William Davis frstan at
Thu Nov 1 16:32:35 PDT 2007

On Nov 1, 2007, at 7:03 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:

> On Nov 1, 2007, at 16:30, markd at wrote:
>> James Berry <jberry at> writes:
>>> The MacPorts port is a PortFile that is used to create the dmg files
>>> that we release when we release a binary version of MacPorts. It  
>>> just
>>> treats MacPorts itself like any other port.
>> I think that port's description should be updated so it's purpose  
>> is more
>> clear.
> A bit weird that this functionality is implemented as a port, isn't  
> it?
> And getting back on track: then the "MacPorts" port can't have  
> anything to do with the original poster's problem.

I didnt say it did have to do with his problem. :) but it is how I  
downloaded and built from the source........ and I could then do  
selfupdate on Leopard --- which is what he asked about and what made  
me think it might have something to do with the *answer* to his  

but what do I know? only that I can selfupdate on Leopard.....


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