Case-sensitive file system

Lawrence Velázquez larryv at
Thu Nov 6 12:41:15 PST 2014

On Nov 6, 2014, at 3:34 PM, Vincent Habchi <vince at> wrote:

> Le 6 nov. 2014 à 21:20, Dave Horsfall <dave at> a écrit :
>> There was a discussion here on the Mac's case-sensitive-but-not-quite file 
>> system, and I was convinced to leave it the way it is (it breaks something 
>> in MacPorts or something).  Well, I've just been convinced otherwise…
> I’ve been running MacPorts on a case-sensitive HFS+ disk for years now, and it works like a charm. Don’t let you gull by the grapevine!

And our buildslaves all have HFS+X.

If you encounter an issue using MacPorts on HFS+X, please report it, as we'd consider it a bug.


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