livecheck problem

Anders F Björklund afb at
Wed Feb 27 08:31:41 PST 2008

Frank Schima wrote:

> I'm having a problem running livecheck without sudo:
> $ port livecheck blt
> Error: Unable to execute port: /opt/local/var/macports/build/
> _opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync
> .macports.org_release_ports_x11_blt/work/.macports.blt.state is not
> writable - check permission on port directory
> The docs do not show it using sudo. Did I hose up my installation
> somehow? Is there an easy way to fix that?

Currently "lint" and "livecheck" need write permission to the work  
but this will no longer be needed in a future/upcoming version of  

See for the  


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