Binary builds???

Joshua Root jmr at
Sat Nov 19 03:59:02 PST 2011

On 28164-7-23 05:59 , Marko Käning wrote:
> On Nov 19, 2011, at 12:21 PM, Joshua Root wrote:
>> That setting should really just control what kind of archives are
>> generated locally, and there needs to be another one associated with
>> each archive source indicating what archive type(s) it provides. Of
>> course there's no way to configure multiple archive sources yet either
>> (apart from ARCHIVE_SITE_LOCAL with all its limitations). Maybe in 2.1.
> Well, Josh, that setting was indeed a MUST for me to get the binary port installation working for my /opt/local MacPorts install.
> Actually I uncommented:
> ---
> #portarchivetype        tgz
> ---
> and things started working. :-)

I was discussing how it should work, not how it does. I think you've got
your story backwards though; uncommenting that line would have made it
*stop* working since the server only has tbz2 archives.

- Josh

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