Installing MacPorts after OS upgrade

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Thu Oct 5 00:52:24 UTC 2017

On Oct 4, 2017, at 12:36, Lucas Pettey wrote:

> My OS was recently upgraded by my local sys admin to Sierra. MacPorts was installed and running fine when I was using El Capitan. I now cannot get MacPorts to build or install from the package. I have confirmed that I have Xcode 9.0 installed and I have run the suggested commands for Xcode licenses, etc.

Have you also installed the latest version of the command line tools? If not, please do.

> The MacPorts-2.4.1-10.12-Sierra.pkg fails after trying to run package scripts. There is no information given as an error message. The installer tells me to contact the software provider. 

The installer has a function to show a log of everything that happened. That should tell you what went wrong.

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