comparing a possibly altered file with the original
blb at macports.org
Wed Feb 18 17:21:28 PST 2009
On Wed, Feb 18, 2009 at 05:11:23PM -0800, David Epstein said:
> I hope this posting won't arrive twice. I wrote a response, but I'm not sure
> whether I sent it, so I'm trying again.
> sudo port destroot teTex
> worked without comment.
If you already have it installed, port won't rerun much on it. You have to
force it like 'sudo port -f destroot teTeX'; though that may take a while to
run since it'll be building everything again.
After that the work dir should exist.
> port work teTex
> gave the response
> Note that this ends with "work". When I did "ls -alR" on this directory, I
> drwxr-xr-x 3 root admin 102 Feb 19 00:11 ./
> drwxr-xr-x 3 root admin 102 Feb 19 00:11 ../
> -rw-r--r-- 1 root admin 0 Feb 19 00:11 .macports.teTeX.state
> So I have been unable to follow Rainer's advice.
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