Problems installing ports

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Wed Apr 21 10:32:45 PDT 2010

On Apr 21, 2010, at 11:52, Joost Kremers wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 21, 2010 at 09:10:45AM -0700, Bradley Giesbrecht wrote:
>> If I were you and I didn't understand why /usr/bin/sed and /usr/bin/
>> uname I would start by trying to understand why they disappeared if
>> they ever existed.
> Could it be that the OP simply needs to install the XCode Developer Tools?

No; sed and uname are standard parts of every Mac OS X installation, whether or not Xcode has been installed. On my 10.6.3 system, uname, its manpage, and sed's manpage are provided by Essentials.pkg. sed comes as part of BaseSystem.pkg.

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