Wireshark, Qt5 and El Capitan

Joshua Root jmr at macports.org
Sun Apr 21 09:44:36 UTC 2019

On 2019-4-21 14:23 , Chris Jones wrote:
> Hi,
> I was curious, so I fired off a build using the buildbots, just to see
> what would happen in a clean environment.
> https://build.macports.org/builders/ports-10.11_x86_64-builder/builds/84721/steps/install-dependencies/logs/stdio
> And indeed I see the dep on qt5-XYZ there. Interestingly, qt511-base,
> the version I would expect, is also there.
> So, looking again at 
> https://github.com/macports/macports-ports/blob/master/net/wireshark3/Portfile
> If you look at the qt5 variant, defined at line 63, the issue is
> actually obvious really. The qt5 portgroup is correctly used, to pick
> the right qt5 build, but then at line 68 there are hardcoded deps on
> specific ‘qt5’ versions, which undoes the good work of the qt5 PG. This
> is a bug in the wireshark port, which should be looked into. I suggest
> you file a trac ticket to ask the maintainer to take a look.


- Josh

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