[MacPorts] #23422: openssh fails to build when kerberos5 is installed

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Tue Jan 26 04:56:46 PST 2010

On Jan 26, 2010, at 06:37, Bjarne D Mathiesen wrote:

> MacPorts wrote:
>> #23422: openssh fails to build when kerberos5 is installed
>> -------------------------------------+--------------------------------------
>> Reporter:  ryandesign@…             |       Owner:  jwa@…           
>>     Type:  defect                   |      Status:  new             
>> Priority:  Normal                   |   Milestone:                  
>> Component:  ports                    |     Version:  1.8.2           
>> Keywords:                           |        Port:  openssh         
>> -------------------------------------+--------------------------------------
>> openssh fails to build when kerberos5 is installed, but builds fine when
>> kerberos5 is not installed. This was
>> [http://lists.macosforge.org/pipermail/macports-
>> users/2010-January/018621.html reported on the mailing list] and I can
>> confirm it.
>> openssh should not be attempting to use kerberos5 without declaring a
>> dependency on it.
> Temporary fix :
> port -f uninstall kerberos5
> port install openssh
> port -f install kerberos5

Less disruptive workaround:

sudo port deactivate kerberos5
sudo port install openssh
sudo port activate kerberos5

> macports reports that the only dependent I have on kerberos5 is cclient
> which wonders me at bit as cclient is also used internally by imap-uw

imap-uw does not have a (stated) dependency on cclient (or on anything else).

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