MacPorts Migration Problems

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Wed Mar 2 16:15:39 PST 2011

On Mar 2, 2011, at 16:08, Scott Webster wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 2, 2011 at 1:56 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
> Those instructions basically accomplish reinstalling base and then
> reinstalling all your ports though, right?  I definitely agree that
> it's good to have migration instructions available, but it seems to me
> that it's pretty much starting over.

Yes, starting over is the currently-available migration strategy. The script on that page helps somewhat to automate the starting over by helping you reinstall the ports you had.

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