upgrading MacPorts after updating from 10.6 to 10.9 - missing gnutar?

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at gmail.com
Wed Feb 19 06:31:16 PST 2014

On Wed, Feb 19, 2014 at 8:27 AM, "René J.V. Bertin" <rjvbertin at gmail.com>wrote:

> So I uninstalled and cleaned my MacPorts installation as instructed and
> the called restore.tcl . Now builds are failing with
> :debug:extract Executing command line:  cd
> "/Volumes/Debian/MacPorts/var/macports/build/_Volumes_Debian_MacPorts_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_ports_devel_bsdmake/bsdmake/work"
> && /usr/bin/gzip -dc
> '/Volumes/Debian/MacPorts/var/macports/distfiles/bsdmake/bsdmake-24.tar.gz'
> | /usr/bin/gnutar --no-same-owner -xf -
> :info:extract sh: /usr/bin/gnutar: No such file or directory
> Indeed I have no /usr/bin/gnutar, and I don't see where in the MacPorts
> conf files this parameters is set?

Did you reinstall or upgrade the MacPorts base? Installing the latest
MacPorts for Mavericks will fix this; upgrading the existing base (`sudo
port selfupdate`) should detect it during configure and deal with it (but
if you did that and it didn't, please file a bug on trac.macports.org).

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