fails to build dbus
ryandesign at macports.org
Sun Apr 12 17:10:36 PDT 2009
On Apr 12, 2009, at 16:27, Dimitri Hendriks wrote:
> I just installed macports, and wanted to install port lablgtk2.
> All went well (it takes hours though) until:
> ---> Fetching dbus
> ---> Attempting to fetch dbus-1.2.12.tar.gz from http://
> ---> Verifying checksum(s) for dbus
> ---> Extracting dbus
> ---> Applying patches to dbus
> ---> Configuring dbus
> ---> Building dbus
> ---> Staging dbus into destroot
> ---> Installing dbus @1.2.12_5
> ---> Activating dbus @1.2.12_5
> Error: Target org.macports.activate returned: Image error: /Library/
> LaunchAgents/org.freedesktop.dbus-session.plist already exists and
> does not belong to a registered port. Unable to activate port dbus.
> Error: The following dependencies failed to build: libgnomeui gnome-
> keyring gconf dbus dbus-glib orbit2 libidl libgcrypt libgpg-error
> libtasn1 libbonoboui gnome-vfs desktop-file-utils popt gnome-mime-
> data libbonobo libgnome esound audiofile ocaml
> Error: Status 1 encountered during processing.
> I uninstalled dbus and tried again, but the same error message came
> What can I do?
Welcome to MacPorts!
Had you previously installed or tried to install dbus-session either
with or without MacPorts? Something has placed the file /Library/
LaunchAgents/org.freedesktop.dbus-session.plist on your hard drive
and MacPorts doesn't think it did (though it could have, and then
failed before recording that fact). In any case, remove that file and
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