MacPorts .mp_* files

Wouter Eerdekens retuow at
Mon Jun 15 06:45:39 PDT 2009

2009/6/15 Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at>:
> When you use the -f flag to force a port install because some files were in
> the way, the files that were in the way get renamed with a .mp_* extension.
> You're probably safe deleting these files.

Ah yes, now I remember... a while ago I had to force-install perl5.8
for some reason. That's probably it. Thanks!


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