OpenBLAS binary packages

Chris Jones jonesc at
Wed May 15 08:27:44 UTC 2019


Its not possible to get binary installs for OpenBLAS due to license 
conflicts between it and one of its deps, openssl IIRC. Because of this 
the buildbots flag the builds as non-distributable.


On 15/05/2019 9:18 am, Artur Szostak wrote:
> Dear MacPorts users and developers,
> I am trying to understand why I am not able to get the OpenBLAS port to install exclusively from binary packages, i.e. using something like:
>    sudo port -b install OpenBLAS
> Even if I prepare a local repository with the prebuilt binary packages it indicates that it is not able to find any binary package and the above command fails. I have no such problem with other ports.
> I had a quick look to see if there is something in the Portfile itself that forces compilation from source but did not find anything obvious. Is there such a mechanism? what is it? and can this be disabled / overridden?
> Kind regards.
> Artur

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