MacPorts 2.3.2 and "port provides"
earle at isolar.DynDNS.ORG
Sun Oct 19 13:52:24 PDT 2014
On Oct 19, 2014, at 19:22 PM, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at macports.org> wrote:
> On Oct 18, 2014, at 5:40 PM, Greg Earle wrote:
>> I just did a selfupdate to 2.3.2, and when I try to run
>> sudo port provides /private/opt/local/<some/path>
>> it always says
>> /private/opt/local/<some/path> is not provided by a MacPorts port, e.g.
> MacPorts should be in /opt/local, not /private/opt/local.
> Is it possible that /opt is a symlink to /private/opt? Ancient versions of the Cisco VPN installer were known to have moved /opt to /private/opt, then placed a symlink at /opt.
That was it. Thanks Ryan. Good spotting!
[13:26] nightowl:~/Desktop % ls -l /opt
lrwxr-xr-x 1 root admin 12 Sep 19 2009 /opt@ -> /private/opt
My work's old 2009 distribution of the Cisco VPN client biffed it.
[13:51] nightowl:/ % sudo port provides /opt/local/sbin/sasldblistusers2 /opt/local/sbin/sasldblistusers2 is provided by: cyrus-sasl2
Ahhh. All better now. Thanks again.
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