error trying to install p5.12-locale-gettext

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Tue Oct 2 15:28:59 PDT 2012

On Oct 2, 2012, at 14:42, Wes James wrote:

> I get the following on Lion (10.7.4):
> sudo port install p5.12-locale-gettext
> Error: Unable to execute port: couldn't open "/opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_tarballs_ports_perl_p5-locale-gettext/p5.12-locale-gettext/work/.macports.p5.12-locale-gettext.state": permission denied
> This is right after a fresh install of macports for Lion.  Did selfupdate, then tried this and got error.

Can you "sudo port clean p5.12-locale-gettext" and try again? If that gives you a permission error too, try manually deleting the directory /opt/local/var/macports/build/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_tarballs_ports_perl_p5-locale-gettext

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