Can gnupg1 and gnupg2 be made not to conflict?

raf macports at
Tue Sep 29 01:02:40 UTC 2020

On Mon, Sep 28, 2020 at 12:10:29AM -0500, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at> wrote:

> On Sep 27, 2020, at 19:39, raf wrote:
> > But is there any way to make gnupg1 and gnupg2 not
> > conflict?
> Sure, that's possible to do. "port notes gnupg1" even says it was
> planned to do that:
> > This port will be made co-installable with the modern version in
> > mid-October 2018. All binaries will be postfixed with "1" and
> > dependents switched over to pull in modern GnuPG, eventually forcing
> > an upgrade. After this date, this port will still be provided for
> > users that need to work on old data, which is not supported by the
> > modern version any longer, but not used within MacPorts.
> Looks like we didn't get around to doing that yet though. I don't see
> a ticket for this task either. You could file one.

Hi Ryan,

Thanks for that. I've just filed a ticket for it (#61245).


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