macports not untar the tar files

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at
Mon Sep 3 07:29:09 PDT 2012

> I uninstalled macports and all my ports and started from scratch
> Buiding OpenSceneGraph (the 3.0.1) hangs, I tried twice..
> Moreover, all the dependencies installed are compressed

Installled packages always come from compressed archives in modern
MacPorts.  One advantage of this is sometimes the archive can be downloaded
prebuilt instead of always having to be compiled.

...tabula non rasa
(brandon s allbery kf8nh on the padd)
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