ports that are outdated but cannot be upgraded.

Bill Cole macportsusers-20171215 at billmail.scconsult.com
Wed Mar 29 17:12:27 UTC 2023

On 2023-03-29 at 07:49:28 UTC-0400 (Wed, 29 Mar 2023 12:49:28 +0100)
Christopher Jones <jonesc at hep.phy.cam.ac.uk>
is rumored to have said:

> Hio,
> Your problem is precisely what it says at the end
>> Error: Failed to configure libtorrent-rasterbar: boost176 must be
>> installed with +python311.
> you will likely have it installed with a different python version 
> selected, and port respects this as your ‘choice’. You need to 
> uninstall boost176 and reinstall it with the new default variants.

I agree 100%. Simple commands:

port uninstall boost176
port install boost176

Beware: building Boost from source is painfully slow.

Bill Cole
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