Change prefix path

Daniel J. Luke dluke at
Sat Apr 30 08:11:18 PDT 2011

On Apr 30, 2011, at 4:55 AM, Kraus Philipp wrote:
> Can I setup the path eg /opt/mymacports/ ?


> So that all tools, that are installed by port under this directory?

yep - if you find anything that doesn't install under your prefix correctly, it's a bug and we would appreciate it if you would open a bug on it (so it can be fixed). 

> The library path I would set with the environmantal variables.

you shouldn't need to set anything else.

> I would like to seperate the port binaries and all other system components.

This will already happen with the default prefix (/opt/local), but you can set prefix to something else if you prefer.

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