macports-installation: do I have to install xcode?

Al Varnell alvarnell at
Fri Jul 5 00:10:35 UTC 2019

For many years now, I've always been able to get by with only the CLTs, but only use a few, uncomplicated processes, so may not be a typical user.

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On Jul 4, 2019, at 10:38, Hongxia (Laura) Hao <laolabaobei at> wrote:
> ´╗┐Dear all,
> I am wondering if I need to install the whole xcode app before
> installing macports? Does that work if I only install the xcode
> command line tools?
> Sincerely
> Hongxia (Laura) Hao
> PhD Student
> Department of Chemistry
> Brown University
> PVD, RI, USA, 02912
> Contact: +1 401 601 3758

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