MacPorts Migration Problems
ryandesign at macports.org
Wed Mar 2 13:56:11 PST 2011
On Mar 2, 2011, at 15:43, Scott Webster wrote:
> Don't upgrade, just delete your macports installation per the
> instructions and start over from scratch. If you really want to know
> which ports you had installed before, you can likely figure that out
> by examining the directory structure in /opt/local.
Specifically by looking in /opt/local/var/macports/software; the directory names in there are the port names that are installed.
> That's what I'd do anyway. Macports doesn't support upgrading across
> different systems, so even if you'd found this problem earlier the
> solution would be the same...
Well, we do have the Migration instructions in the wiki, which ought to work in most cases.
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