Please Help - can't install ufraw

David Evans devans at
Tue Oct 19 08:08:03 PDT 2010

 On 10/19/10 8:00 AM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
> On Oct 19, 2010, at 09:56, Mo Issa wrote:
>> I’m trying to install ufraw on Mac OS X Leopard to use with ResourceSpace and every time I try to install the package using MacPorts, it fails and gives me this error message:
>> sudo port install ufraw
>> Password:
>> --->  Computing dependencies for ufrawError: Unable to execute port: Can't install poppler because conflicting ports are installed: xpdf
> You are trying to install ufraw, which eventually depends on poppler, but you already have xpdf installed.
> You cannot have xpdf and poppler installed and active at the same time.
> Deactivate xpdf if you want to install ufraw (and therefore poppler)
> sudo port deactivate xpdf
>> I researched this quite a bit and can’t find a solution for it.
> The ports were only marked as conflicting a few days ago (though the conflict itself has existed forever).
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Note that poppler and xpdf can co-exist if poppler is installed first
and then xpdf is installed
with the +with_poppler variant.

sudo port deactivate xpdf
sudo port install poppler
sudo port install xpdf +with_poppler

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