Messed with a binary in /usr/local/bin

Christopher Jones jonesc at
Fri Apr 16 15:08:35 UTC 2021


> On 16 Apr 2021, at 3:46 pm, Christoph Kukulies <kuku at> wrote:
> I messed up my macports structure a bit. 
> While I was in need of a newer tidy (tidy-html5) I deleted /usr7local/bin/tidy (which is the macports binary if I’m correct).

No, it is not from MacPorts. MacPorts (by default) installs to /opt/local.

Something else installed that binary into /usr/include, assuming you didn’t manually configure MacPorts to install there, which wouldn’t be a good idea.


> How can I „repair“ this situation using some macports command, maybe something like —force?
> Christoph Kukulies

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