Cannot MAKE anything

Dave Armstrong ukprototype at
Wed Aug 25 09:51:30 PDT 2010

Scott, thanks, thats seems to have been the problem. Once I had
renamed the folder I also had to do a port clean on perl5.8 where it
had failed before. Its a great relief to have this working.

On 25 August 2010 17:32, Scott Webster <sewebster at> wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 9:29 AM, Dave Armstrong <ukprototype at> wrote:
> /opt/local/var/macports/logs/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_ports_lang_perl5.8/main.log
>> .....
>> I've copied the log file to:
> You have stuff in /usr/local that is conflicting with the install.
> Macports isn't compatible with having things in /usr/local so you
> should get rid of it (may break things you've installed there) or
> temporarily rename the directory so Macports doesn't try to use stuff
> from there.
> Scott

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