Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Tue Aug 3 14:11:01 PDT 2010

On Aug 3, 2010, at 15:45, Brandon S Allbery KF8NH wrote:
> On 8/3/10 15:19 , Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> On Aug 3, 2010, at 12:01, Maxime.7259 wrote:
>>> (by the way, since I now have macport, is it possible to have Dolphin running on Mac?)
>> $ port search dolphin
>> No match for dolphin found
>> I'm not familiar with "dolphin". But if this is software that works on a Mac, you can always file a port request ticket in the issue tracker and someone might eventually get around to adding it.
> It's the KDE4 file manager, and it lives in the kdebase4 port.


> Hm, doesn't search check the description fields?  Per the Portfile:
> description         KDE4 applications and libraries from the base package
> long_description    Core desktop applications and libraries for the KDE4
> desktop. \
>                    This port installs the file manager dolphin file manager.

Per "man port":

     Search for an available port. By default, the search string is treated as a case-
     insensitive glob, and is matched against the name and description fields. [snip]

It searches the name field and the description field, but not the long_description field.

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