MacPorts on Snow Leopard

Joshua Root jmr at
Tue Jun 9 08:21:40 PDT 2009

On 2009-6-9 23:57, Jean-Denis Muys wrote:
> Hello,
> I am a Mac developer, and a MacPorts user, though not a Unix programmer to
> any large extent.
> Since the release of the WWDC developer release of Snow Leopard, I have
> found it stable enough that I'm probably going to spend most of my time
> running it.
> So I would like to install MacPorts on it. Yet, very wisely, the current
> installer refuses to do that.
> So is it possible to use MacPorts on Snow Leopard yet?
> What would that involve?
> Of course, as you can guess, I am ready to live on the bleeding edge.

If you install from svn trunk, that has a much better chance of working
well on Snow Leopard than the current release:


- Josh

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