no more Quartz in new MacOS 10.13.2?

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Sun Dec 31 18:59:53 UTC 2017

On Dec 31, 2017, at 11:09, James Clayson wrote:
> I'm a novice using MacPorts but I have used it to successfully install Python on my MacBookPro since late 2014 and on many different Macs used by my students.
> I would use the command like: sudo port install py36-tkinter +quartz
> and everything was fine. I recently upgraded to MacOS 10.13.2, updated MacPorts for High Sierra and got the most recent Xcode. My MacPorts installed python opens but crashes whenever I attempt to open or save a .py file. I can install python using X11 but miss the quartz interface.

Can you send us the crash log?

> I recently read on the internet that quartz in no longer part of the newest Mac systems

Where did you read that? URL?

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