Native Quartz version of gnucash

cory steers madsteer at
Wed May 20 18:18:41 PDT 2009

Ok, I'd like to be specifically clear about this.  Are these my steps?

port clean goffice
port install goffice
.... let it fail
apply patch
port install goffice

On Wednesday, May 20, 2009, Lenore Horner <LenoreHorner at> wrote:
> It looks to me like the patch itself worked, but something else got crazy.  I haven't seen this, so I don't know other than suggesting clean and then doing it again.
> Lenore
> On May 20, 2009, at 07:52 , cory steers wrote:
> Did I do the patch right?
> mbp:/opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_ports_gnome_goffice/work cory $ pwd/opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_ports_gnome_goffice/work
> mbp:/opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_ports_gnome_goffice/work cory $ lsgoffice-0.6.6
> mbp:/opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_ports_gnome_goffice/work cory $ sudo patch -p0 < ~/Downloads/patch-goffice-0.6.6_goffice_cut-n-paste_foocanvas_foo-canvas-rect- ellipse.c.diff Password:patching file goffice-0.6.6/goffice/cut-n-paste/foocanvas/foo-canvas-rect-ellipse.c
> mbp:/opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_ports_gnome_goffi ce/work cory $ echo $?0
> mbp:/opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_ports_gnome_goffice/work cory $ sudo port install goffice --->  Building goffice--->  Staging goffice into destroot--->  Installing goffice @0.6.6_0--->  Activating goffice @0.6.6_0--->  Cleaning gofficecouldn't change working directory to "/opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_ports_gnome_goffice/work": no such file or directory     while executing"cd $savedir"    (procedure "foreachport" line 17)    invoked from within"foreachport $portlist {        set target $action
>         # If we have a url, use that, since it's most specific        # otherwise try to map the ..."    (procedure "action_target" line 7)    invoked from within "$action_proc $action $portlist [array get global_options]"    (procedure "process_cmd" line 86)    invoked from within"process_cmd $remaining_args"     invoked from within"if { [llength $remaining_args] > 0 } {
>     # If there are remaining arguments, process those as a command
>     # Exit immediately, by default, unless..."     (file "/opt/local/bin/port" line 3247)
> On Wed, May 20, 2009 at 1:09 AM, Lenore Horner <LenoreHorner at> wrote:
>  That should be fixable with this patch.
> (I've been told this is fixed in goffice trunk and will be in the next release.)
> You did reinstall XQuartz after upgrading didn't you?
>  Lenore
> On May 19, 2009, at 22:46 , cory steers wrote:
> A little background:  I installed 10.5.7 the other day and it completely broke my gnucash setup.  X11 is now REALLY slow to start, and it doesn't start an xterm window automatically anymore.  Also, the gnucash I had from fink stopped working, and I was unable to get it going.  I noticed that I could get a native Quartz version of gnucash as outlined here: so I decided to give macports a try.
> Can anyone on this mailing list confirm success with this (since the link is to a gnucash site not macports site)?  Below is a log of my trying to install it, and it failing with goffice.  Here's a snapshot of my variants.conf file:
> # Any variants specified here that are not supported by# a port will just be ignored. Multiple variants can be # specified per line, or one per line is also allowed.#

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