swig4 vs swig

Michael Dickens michaelld at macports.org
Tue Apr 14 16:46:03 UTC 2020

Hi Leo - We just merged in changes that swap which SWIG provides "bin/swig" ... so, if you update your ports, then SWIG4 will be providing this binary. Hopefully that addresses your issue! - MLD

On Thu, Apr 2, 2020, at 12:57 PM, Singer, Leo P. (GSFC-6610) wrote:
> Hi,
> I noticed that the "swig" port installs its SWIG binary as "swig4". 
> Unfortunately, I am trying to build another project that requires SWIG 
> 4, and by default it looks for the binary "swig." There is a comment in 
> the Portfile:
> 	# temporary workaround until we are sure all ports build with SWIG 4.
> This has been there since August. What is blocking an outright upgrade 
> to SWIG 4 in MacPorts?
> Thanks,
> Leo

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