`port install' from github tarball fails
ryandesign at macports.org
Wed Sep 26 01:00:46 UTC 2018
On Sep 25, 2018, at 19:50, Ken Cunningham wrote:
> On 2018-09-25, at 5:38 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> On Sep 25, 2018, at 10:35, Ken Cunningham wrote:
>>> There is one hiccup. Updating macports with "sudo port selfupdate" does not respect the curlprefix.
>> I'm not sure what you mean. selfupdate doesn't use curl; it uses rsync.
> There is a ticket about this <https://trac.macports.org/ticket/55039>
> If you install MacPorts with certain build options, eg a non-standard curlprefix, for example
> ./configure --with-curlprefix=/opt/bootstrap
> make && sudo make install
> and then later selfupdate, and a new MacPorts is noted and installed:
> sudo port -v selfupdate
> it will install the new copy of MacPorts ignoring the previous curlprefix (and some other build options are ignored as well).
> So -- "sudo port -v selfupdate" appears to only really work with all standard installation options.
Oh right, that. Yes, selfupdate doesn't preserve custom configure options.
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