crafty: can't create directory "work": permission denied

Art McGee amcgee at
Tue Nov 12 13:19:03 PST 2013

Yep, did that, same result. If this were happening with other ports I'd
think it was my macports setup or my system, but this only happens with


On Tue, Nov 12, 2013 at 4:55 AM, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at>wrote:

> On Nov 12, 2013, at 06:50, Art McGee <amcgee at> wrote:
> > Unable to compile crafty. Running 5.0.1 and 10.9 now, but had the same
> problem with 5.0 and 10.8. Log attached.
> Well there seems to be something wrong with your permissions. Assuming
> this issue is specific to the crafty port, then the issue will be with a
> directory in /opt/local/var/macports/build whose name ends with the word
> “crafty”. Look for such a directory and delete it, then try again.
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