Problems installing ports
brad at pixilla.com
Wed Apr 21 08:00:08 PDT 2010
On Apr 21, 2010, at 7:53 AM, Joshua Root wrote:
> On 2010-4-22 00:43 , Jason DeBacker wrote:
>> I was able to install MacPorts 1.8.2 without any error messages,
>> when I try to install a program via the "sudo port install"
>> command, I
>> run into the error "sed: command not found".
> /usr/bin/sed is a standard part of Mac OS X. I don't know how it was
> deleted on your system, but you'll need to get it back.
>> It may or may not be related, but I was unable to install MacPorts
>> the disk image on the page: http://www.macports.org/install.php.
>> downloading the dmg for Snow Leopard and my computer running OSX
>> it gives me the message that I can't install this on my computer
>> it's meant for OSX 10.6.
> This usually means that your /usr/bin/uname command (also a standard
> part of OS X) is missing or malfunctioning.
In Terminal try the following commands. It may be that your $PATH
variable is messed up unless MacPorts uses a hardcoded path to sed.
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