SoapySDR Port Not Installing Python Bindings

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Thu May 14 15:16:52 UTC 2020

On May 14, 2020, at 09:42, Kraus, Nicholas> wrote:

> Installing the SoapySDR port (with +python37, version 0.7.2_0) does not actually install the python bindings. Running ‘import SoapySDR’ in python (version 3.7.7) raises a ModuleNotFoundError.
> No python files are found within the port contents for SoapySDR.

Sounds like you should file a bug report in our issue tracker.

> Unfortunately the SoapySDR port doesn’t seem to provide any logs (‘port log’ returns no log found for SoapySDR), so I’m not sure where to start debugging this, as I don’t know how to view any of the actual build outputs.

MacPorts deletes the main.log after a successful installation unless you use the -k flag when installing. ("sudo port uninstall SoapySDR && sudo port -k install SoapySDR +python37")

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