Installing MacPorts from bash

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at
Thu Jan 21 11:53:43 PST 2016

On Thu, Jan 21, 2016 at 2:12 PM, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at>
> On Jan 20, 2016, at 9:50 PM, Brandon Allbery wrote:
> > I don't recall how it deals with .profile vs. .bash_profile either. You
> may need to copy the PATH setting to the right file.
> It tries to use the correct file. If our code is wrong, please let us
> know. But I don't think that code has been touched in years which makes me
> think it works correctly.
There've been a few instances of people popping up in IRC and noting that
it changed the wrong file (some figured it out themselves, others needed
help to figure out what was wrong). It's not common by any means.

I guess none of them bothered to file a ticket.

brandon s allbery kf8nh                               sine nomine associates
allbery.b at                                  ballbery at
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