MacPorts Migration Problems

Rainer Müller raimue at
Thu Mar 3 03:43:41 PST 2011

On 03/02/2011 11:08 PM, Scott Webster 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.

With the 'portdbformat sqlite' the target platform version is stored and
it will be easier to rebuild anything still installed for the old platform.


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