Remove PPC macports from Intel Mac

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Sat Oct 9 13:30:25 PDT 2010

On Oct 8, 2010, at 12:38, Mark Johnson wrote:

> Recently my old PPC PowerBook was replaced by a new Intel MacBook. Our IY department copied everything from the old machine to the new one.
> Now I find that none of the ports work and they are interfering with installation of new software.
> How can I get rid of the old MacPorts or replace it with one compatible with my new machine?
> I can't run sudo port -f uninstall installed because the port command does not work.

I believe instructions for this scenario are in our Migration document:

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