uninstall help please

John B Brown jbb at vcn.com
Fri Apr 30 10:47:34 PDT 2010

Dear Scott,

	If you wish to uninstall macports and try over again here are directions.


	Works for me.

On 4/30/10 11:27 AM, Scott Mc Laughlin wrote:
> hi,
> this is my first time using macports, I have poor skills and limited
> experience with non drag'n'drop installations so hopefully this makes sense
> to you. I'm on OSX 10.6.3
> I installed macports then ran the selfupdate, I had to leave and I think the
> computer went to sleep while the update was happening (it had been running
> 40mins before I had to leave). Now the port command is not functioning, nor
> is the the uninstall command working. In both cases I get the errors below.
> Can I delete it all and start again? (I'm trying to load libvorbis so that I
> can use Icecast streaming).
> Thanks,
> Scott
> scott-mc:~ scott$ sudo port -d selfupdate
> Password:
> dlopen(/opt/local/share/macports/Tcl/pextlib1.0/Pextlib.dylib, 10): no
> suitable image found.  Did find:
>   /opt/local/share/macports/Tcl/pextlib1.0/Pextlib.dylib: no matching
> architecture in universal wrapper
>      while executing
> "load /opt/local/share/macports/Tcl/pextlib1.0/Pextlib.dylib"
>      ("package ifneeded Pextlib 1.0" script)
>      invoked from within
> "package require Pextlib 1.0"
>      (file "/opt/local/bin/port" line 40)
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