Writing a portfile

Bradley Giesbrecht brad at pixilla.com
Tue Apr 6 10:18:21 PDT 2010

On Apr 6, 2010, at 9:39 AM, Michael_google gmail_Gersten wrote:

> On Fri, Apr 2, 2010 at 7:54 PM, Ryan Schmidt  
> <ryandesign at macports.org> wrote:
>> Unfortunately nobody has made a port for it yet, so for now you  
>> have to get it from the repository:
> Alright, where is the "Howto: for dummies" document on how to write a
> port for someone that has never written a port before?

It's probably easiest to find a simple port whose source files are  
downloaded in a similar manner and modify it to suit your needs.

What port are you wanting to create?

// Brad

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