Binary archive for mpich-default is available but not used

Christopher Jones jonesc at
Sat Apr 24 09:19:48 UTC 2021


It is expected. See <>

A message at that point might be informative I guess…


> On 24 Apr 2021, at 9:42 am, Davide Liessi <davide.liessi at> wrote:
> Hi.
> I'm trying to install mpich-default with default variants on macOS 10.13.6.
> The package is available at
> but port is refusing to install from the prebuilt binary.
> $ sudo port -b install mpich-default
> --->  Computing dependencies for mpich-default
> Error: Failed to archivefetch mpich-default: Binary-only mode
> requested with no usable archive sites configured
> Error: See /opt/local/var/macports/logs/_opt_macports-git_macports-ports_science_mpich/mpich-default/main.log
> for details.
> Error: Follow to report a bug.
> Error: Processing of port mpich-default failed
> main.log attached, but I cannot see anything meaningful in there with
> respect to this problem.
> I have just updated many other ports in binary-only mode without any problems.
> Any ideas?
> Thanks and best wishes.
> Davide
> <main.log>

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