provide latest OS root certificates via port?

raf macports at
Sun Nov 7 00:05:36 UTC 2021

On Fri, Nov 05, 2021 at 09:11:25PM -0400, "Richard L. Hamilton" <rlhamil at> wrote:

> mpstats uses (by default the OS version of) libcurl (which you don't
> want to replace like that!) and not the executable, which is why
> what you tried didn't work (didn't work for me either when I'd tried
> earlier).
> As things stand, one would have to get the MacPorts source (not a
> port!) and build it with an option to use its own version of curl /
> libcurl. Or so someone explained in response to a comment I'd made on
> a ticket about mpstats.

Thanks. It sounds like something that would be best
solved by a new version of MacPorts itself, so as to
solve the problem for all users with old systems.


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