installed second MacPorts copy, now can't see installed ports
allencmcbride at gmail.com
Fri Apr 3 21:00:56 PDT 2009
Thanks very much! I re-installed MP with the defaults, and things
work again, so I'm relieved.
So for the second install I'd pass, say, "--with-tclpackage=/Library/
Tcl-test" or something like that?
Also, I noticed just before re-installing that my bash prompt, which
had always been begun with "Macintosh:" now begins with
"Macintosh-2:". Does this have something to do with MP's changes to /
Library/Tcl? (Before today, I had always installed MP with the binary
On Apr 3, 2009, at 11:24 PM, Joshua Root wrote:
> For multiple MP installs, you also need to pass --with-tclpackage to
> configure. The default is /Library/Tcl. Your first install put files
> here, which were subsequently overwritten by your second install.
> To correct things, you first need to reinstall MP with the default
> prefix and Tcl package dir, and then reinstall with the alternate
> and alternate Tcl package dir.
> You may also want to pass a different --with-applications-dir, if you
> are going to be installing GUI apps with both installs.
> - Josh
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