binaries list

Federico Calboli f.calboli at
Tue Jul 3 07:50:43 PDT 2012

On 3 Jul 2012, at 15:45, Jeremy Lavergne wrote:

>> is there a list of which ports are available as a binary (for Lion)?  I noticed that, on upgrade, a number of ports are installed from binaries rather than being compiled on my machine.  For small ports this is nice but quite unimportant, but for stuff like the GCC ports it would be nice to know if I'm going to get some serious compilation time in front of me.
> Be worry-free, just have MacPorts run in binary-only mode:
> sudo port -b install x y z

yes, but that would only work if a binary is available!




Federico Calboli
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