Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Wed Jan 6 15:39:19 PST 2016

On Jan 6, 2016, at 5:27 PM, Anders F Björklund wrote:

> Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>>>> Now the installation fails at xfconf:
>>>> :info:configure checking for XML::Parser... configure: error: XML::Parser perl module is required for intltool
>>> Hmm, that part should probably be removed (as per https://trac.macports.org/ticket/30937)
>>> Meanwhile, could you please just `sudo port install perl5 +perl5_22 p5.22-xml-parser` ?
>> This post explains how maintainers should handle the intltool situation:
>> https://lists.macosforge.org/pipermail/macports-dev/2015-April/030215.html
> Wow, that's a pretty intense workaround - having to autogen all ports ? :-O

Only all ports that use intltool. :/

> The perl situation sure hasn't improved much in all those years since last...
> https://lists.macosforge.org/pipermail/macports-dev/2011-September/016129.html

Yup. Apparently the intltool 0.51 update makes the previous method insufficient requiring the configure script to now be regenerated.

> Fixed, r144346.


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