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André-John Mas andrejohn.mas at
Sat Nov 27 06:21:48 UTC 2021

I would say the big benefit of MacPorts over Brew is that it feels more secure, mainly because it doesn’t do everything as an unprivileged user. 


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> On 26 Nov 2021, at 19:50, Dave Horsfall <dave at> wrote:
> On Fri, 26 Nov 2021, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> You're right, it's best to pick one package manager and uninstall the 
>> other, to avoid them conflicting with one another. If you have any 
>> feedback about ways that MacPorts could improve, please let us know.
> I'm not sure how I came across MacPorts, but I wouldn't switch away from 
> it for quids; it serves my purposes perfectly.  Keep up the great work!
> -- Dave

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