Running MacPorts alongside of homebrew.

Dominik Reichardt domiman at
Tue Dec 6 09:52:34 PST 2011

AFAIK, yes. Running MacPorts, Fink or Homebrew alongside is asking for trouble. Some ports won't build and other strangeness will occur.


Am 06.12.2011 um 18:50 schrieb Skip Lentz <slentz at>:

> I already have homebrew, but I would like to use MacPorts as well for the ports it has to offer that homebrew doesn't have. Will there be anything going wrong with my system if I run those along with each other? Homebrew is on my system in /usr/local/.
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