Local MacPorts build server no longer works

Jeremy Lavergne jeremy at lavergne.gotdns.org
Wed Jul 11 09:46:21 PDT 2012

Check out archive_sites.conf, added in MacPorts 2.1.0

On Jul 11, 2012, at 12:41 , Francisco Garcia wrote:

> Exploring the macports.conf man page I have noticed that:
> archive_site_local is no longer listed
> buildfromsource never is listed as an option, bit it is ignored. The
> ports are still built from source in any case
> Have these options changed (or been removed) in the latest releases?
> I have a build server which used to work in the past, but now it no
> longer works.
> I do not think I have touched any configuration of the services
> involved. The server in question
> was working according this howto
> https://trac.macports.org/wiki/howto/ShareArchives2
> Now my client machine no longer fetches builds from my server. Instead
> it just decides to build itself every port
> In my macports.conf I have this line:
> archive_site_local http://myserver.local/macports/
> I have verified that the address is valid and provides an index of
> /opt/local/var/macports/software (I am using Apache)
> Also I verified that my keys (from pubkeys.conf) are the same in both servers
> I am running out of ideas of what can be wrong and do not know how to
> track down this problem. How should I debug this?
> When I try to install a port already compiled by my server with the
> "-d" parameter, there is no single reference to my
> archive_site_local server in the output. Should I see my server listed
> in the output?

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