Problems installing policykit on Snow Leopard

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Wed Sep 23 12:16:52 PDT 2009

On Sep 23, 2009, at 13:48, Adam Olsen wrote:

> On Wed, Sep 23, 2009 at 12:36 PM, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at 
> > wrote:
>> Ports shouldn't be downloading files outside of the fetch phase,  
>> but I'm not
>> sure how to prevent policykit from doing so in this case -- but I  
>> haven't
>> looked into it either. If anybody has suggestions, let us know.
>> From the manpage of xsltproc:
> --nonet
> Do not use the Internet to fetch DTDs, entities, or documents

Oh, ok.

> Does this mean it's not trying to fetch the document from the
> internet?

That would be my understanding of the documentation you cited, but I  
have not tested it myself.

> If, in fact, it is trying to fetch the document, and I'm
> able to download it by some other means (using a mirror or
> something), where would I put it so that ports can find it when I'm
> trying to install policykit?

I do not know how xsltproc works or if there is a place you can put  
the document for it to use it.

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