During Migration to Arm64 mac, should I null out archs='x86_64' from installed ports list?

Peter Serocka peserocka at gmail.com
Thu Apr 14 09:34:07 UTC 2022

> On Apr 14, 2022, at 08:31, Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at macports.org> wrote:
> On Apr 13, 2022, at 03:32, Peter Serocka wrote:
>> FWIW, I have found it useful to install MacPorts under a new prefix 
>> with every MacOS/Darwin release (like /opt/macports##).
> By doing that you'll miss out on being able to receive precompiled binaries from us and will have to compile everything yourself, so we don't recommend that.

Sure. On the other hand -- let me suggest MacPorts to adopt OS/architecture-specific prefixes by default. Transitions will benefit, in particular in cases where "some" ports are troublesome.

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