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quark at bluespec.com
Fri Feb 17 14:51:48 PST 2012
> Note that not all of MacPorts is necessarily confined to /opt/local.
> The uninstall instructions show all of the locations standard ports
> and MacPorts itself might install things into:
> The migration instructions do have you uninstall and reinstall all ports.
> And there should be no need to uninstall MacPorts base itself;
Yes, I didn't uninstall the base, just installed over it.
The problem was the uninstall of the ports. This failed, and there
seemed no way that I could force MacPorts to get over it and move on.
I regret now that I didn't save the information on that error, to
report it here.
> Please do not install anything in /usr/local as it will probably interfere with MacPorts.
Oh? How is that?
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