ryandesign at macports.org
Mon Oct 22 15:34:06 PDT 2012
On Oct 21, 2012, at 20:27, jake pasner wrote:
> First off I should say I could be incorrectly using this list so please tell me to shut up and go somewhere else if that is what I should do.
Welcome to MacPorts! This is a great place to ask for this kind of help; hopefully we can figure this out.
> Error: Failed to install xorg-libXdamage
> Please see the log file for port xorg-libXdamage for details:
This file might contain more information; could you send it to us?
> I looked around online for a while and found stuff that said to update my ports. So I ran $ sudo port selfupdate. It replied that MacPorts base was already the latest version.
Yes MacPorts base was already the latest version, but selfupdate also updates your ports tree; dozens of ports are updated by our developers each day so running selfupdate often is recommended.
> Error: Unable to execute port: sqlite error: database disk image is malformed (11) while executing query: SELECT state FROM registry.ports WHERE id=105
At this point I'll defer to others who understand the registry better.
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