Customisation of the MacPorts download method

Jeremy Lavergne jeremy at
Mon Oct 27 08:40:08 PDT 2014

Can you elaborate on the issues?

Rather than avoiding the problem it’d be best to fix it.

On Oct 27, 2014, at 11:38, Artur Szostak <aszostak at> wrote:

> Am I correct in assuming that MacPorts uses curl or the curl library to perform source code downloads?
> And is there any way to customise this? for example, get MacPorts to use wget instread?
> The reason is that I am experiencing problems with curl, while wget works.
> Kind regards.

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