Problems with MP 2.6.0 on Snow Leopard

Mojca Miklavec mojca at
Tue Sep 24 18:20:03 UTC 2019

On Mon, 23 Sep 2019 at 16:50, Joshua Root wrote:
> Hi Rob,
> Rob Widdicombe wrote:
> > I'm still resolutely running Snow Leopard and last night did a port selfupdate to take me up to MP 2.6.0. So far so good.
> >
> > However, when I then tried to do a port rev-upgrade, the problems began. It fails on the first step, upgrading gmp. Looking at the log files, it seems like it's expecting to find clang 8, and I have no idea why - I've never installed it and so, not surprisingly, it's not there.
> >
> > I'm using:
> >
> > Xcode 3.2
> > Component versions: DevToolsCore-1608.0; DevToolsSupport-1591.0
> > BuildVersion: 10D575
> It won't fix this problem, but it's recommended to update to Xcode 3.2.6.
> > Here are the log files:
> This seems to be an issue specific to gmp. It does some manipulation of
> the selected compiler which relies on assumptions that are no longer
> true in MacPorts 2.6. Please file a ticket.

Here it is:

(I also wonder why the web app doesn't pick this ticket up:


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