Binary builds???

JP Glutting jpglutting at
Sun Nov 20 06:47:05 PST 2011

Hi Folks,

Any other tips for getting the binary downloads to work? I copied
macports.conf.default over to macports.conf, and tried to install a
couple of packages (like geos), but it still tries to build. And


On Sun, Nov 20, 2011 at 9:19 AM, Marko Käning <MK-MacPorts at> wrote:
> On Nov 20, 2011, at 2:49 AM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> On Nov 19, 2011, at 11:36, Marko Käning wrote:
>>> My German-English 'uncomment' == "auskommentieren" is of course a false friend and I am not proud of it. ;-)
>>> Especially now… Now that I realized that I am almost caused a nuclear war… ;-) Richard seems to have a typical dark British humour! ;-)
>> 'auskommentieren' == 'to comment out' (or we usually just say 'comment'), meaning, turn the line into a comment by (in Tcl) adding a '#' to the beginning of the line.
>> 'uncomment' is the opposite, meaning to remove the '#' at the beginning of the line to make it no longer be a comment.
> hahaha, it's amazing how complicated English can be for Germans. :-)
> But I got it already, Ryan. ;-)
> Thanks anyway.
> Have a nice Sunday!
> (Still giggling…)
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