Install suggestions for port ASSP

Scott Haneda talklists at
Fri Feb 27 20:17:22 PST 2009

What is the histor of the name of that small file?  Is that rooted in  
some standard way or is that a MacPorts thing?  It makes me laugh a  
little every time I see it.  * Searching google for "port turd" can  
provide amusing as well.

On Feb 27, 2009, at 5:19 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:

> After the destroot phase, MacPorts goes through the destroot and  
> deletes any empty directories (unless you list the directory in  
> destroot.keepdirs, which causes a small empty file to be placed in  
> the directory so that it's not empty and won't get cleaned up).


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