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

Dave Horsfall dave at horsfall.org
Thu Apr 14 23:33:12 UTC 2022

On Thu, 14 Apr 2022, Daniel J. Luke wrote:


> > Which prevents further upgrades or installs in the existing tree.
> ... until you follow the instructions.
> Once you do step 2, the port command works again (and you should follow 
> the rest of the instructions, but if you're prepared to live with the 
> consequences of things maybe breaking because you didn't follow good 
> advice, even things like 'port install' and 'port upgrade outdated' 
> mostly work at that point).

I've found that whenever I think I'm being clever, then things go 
pear-shaped; if I follow the instructions to the letter then it all works 

There might be a connection there...

-- Dave, with 50+ years of IT experience

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