guntar missing on Mac OS X Maverics

Xin Xu railwaycat at
Wed Oct 23 06:48:10 PDT 2013

On Oct 23, 2013, at 8:48, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at> wrote:

> On Oct 23, 2013, at 07:27, Rainer Müller wrote:
>> On 2013-10-23 12:49, Toshiyuki Kamada wrote:
>>> I managed to symlink /usr/bin/tar to /usr/bin/gnutar as a quick avoiding glitch.
>> If you install from source–which is the recommended way at the moment
>> until a disk image is available–you avoid this problem.
> It is not only the recommended way, it is the only way: the binary installers are for specific OS X versions, and will prevent installation on the wrong OS X version.
> So I still don’t know how users are managing to get into this situation, unless it’s by upgrading to Mavericks and forgetting to recompile MacPorts afterward like the Migration page says to do.

Will make&make install 2.2.0 from source also have this issue? Which is the only way I think to install 2.2.0 on Mavericks. 

- Xin

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