Get MacPorts to forget about my Fink install

Clemens Lang cal at
Wed Sep 30 14:49:24 PDT 2015

----- On 30 Sep, 2015, at 23:23, Stephen J. Butler stephen.butler at wrote:

> I think you reinstall MacPorts from the installer dmg and then do a selfupdate.
> It would probably have been a past selfupdate that caused it to find
> /sw/bin/gnutar (it would have rebuilt the MacPorts base from source). This will
> not affect your installed ports, just the MacPorts base.

For the record, sudo port -f selfupdate is the easiest way to fix these
configure-time issues.

Clemens Lang

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