reclaim failed: can't read "isrequested(...)" (was: Doing my weekly "port -u uninstall", and...)

Marcus Calhoun-Lopez mcalhoun at
Sun Jun 24 17:45:09 UTC 2018

I opened a ticket on this issue (
The problem seems to be that the new code does not handle circular dependencies.


> On Jun 19, 2018, at 6:22 AM, Joshua Root <jmr at> wrote:
> Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>>>> Unfortunately I can't explain why you're encountering this error.
>>> And neither can I find a log file, otherwise I would've attached it...
>> I don't know whether reclaim saves a log file. You can possibly produce more information by using the debug flag:
>> sudo port -d reclaim
> That will print a backtrace at least. But as I alluded to before, I'm
> 99% sure it will point here:
> <>
> The interesting thing is the list of installed ports and the order they
> are being processed in.
> - Josh

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