Changeset 15507


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Timestamp:
Dec 14, 2005, 6:16:02 AM (12 years ago)
Author:
jmpp
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Submitted by: jmpp@

Update the getdp page to the 1.2 release, with revised instructions that,
among others:

-) Drop all mention of 10.2 systems;
-) Provide a link to Apple's dev site for Xcode help;
-) Note the two available dmg's, one for Panther and one for Tiger;
-) Point out that our installer now adapts shell files.

Enjoy DarwinPorts 1.2!

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    99      <h2 class="hdr">Get DarwinPorts</h2>
    1010
    11          <p>DarwinPorts version 1.1 is available in source form as either a
    12          <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.1.tar.bz2">tar.bz2</a>
    13          package or a <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.1.tar.gz">tar.gz</a> one,
    14          and in binary form as a <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.1.dmg">dmg</a> disk
    15          image, containing a pkg installer. Checksums for all these are contained
    16          <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.1.chk.txt">here</a>. The dmg disk image is
    17          currently available only for Mac OS X 10.4/ppc and probably will not
    18          work on other systems - please install from source in such cases.
    19          </p>
     11         <p>DarwinPorts version 1.2 is available in source form as either a
     12         <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.2.tar.bz2">tar.bz2</a>
     13         package or a <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.2.tar.gz">tar.gz</a> one,
     14         and in binary form as a <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.2-10.4.dmg">dmg for Tiger</a>
     15         or as <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.2-10.3.dmg">one for Panther</a>,
     16         both containing a pkg installer. Checksums for all these are contained
     17         <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.2.chk.txt">here</a>.</p>
    2018
    21          <p>To get a files listing of all available downloads checkout the
     19         <p>To get a files listing of all our available downloads checkout the
    2220         <a href="/downloads/">downloads section</a></p>
    2321
    24       <p>Please note that in order to install and run DarwinPorts on Mac OS X, you must
    25         have either the Mac OS X Developer Tools (for 10.2.x) or XCode (for
    26         10.3.x and 10.4.x) installed.</p>
     22      <p>Please note that in order to install and run DarwinPorts on Mac OS X you must
     23        have Apple's Xcode installed, found at the <a href="http://developer.apple.com/">Apple Developer site</a>
     24        or on your Mac OS X installation CDs/DVD.</p>
    2725
    2826          <p>If you want to use DarwinPorts on a platform other than Mac OS X, please be
     
    3836
    3937        <p>The easiest way to install DarwinPorts on a Mac OS X system is by downloading
    40         the <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.1.dmg">dmg</a> image and running Installer.app
     38        the <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.2-10.4.dmg">dmg for Tiger</a> or the
     39        <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.2-10.3.dmg">one for Panther</a> and running Installer.app
    4140        on the pkg contained therein, following the on-screen instructions until completion.
    4241        This procedure will place a fully functional and default DarwinPorts installation
    43         on your host system, completely ready for usage.</p>
    44 
    45         <p>To take advantage of your new installation, you need to adapt your shell's
    46         configuration files to find the binaries installed by DarwinPorts. Please refer
    47         to the README file contained in the dmg for instructions on how to do this.</p>
     42        on your host system, completely ready for usage. If needed, your shell configuration
     43        files will be adapted by the installer to include the necessary settings to run
     44        DarwinPorts. You may need to open a new shell for these changes to take effect.</p>
    4845
    4946        <p>Although not strictly necessary, it is still recommended that you synchronize your
     
    6360        install a port with the DarwinPorts system, namely installing DarwinPorts itself.
    6461        &ldquo;<kbd>cd</kbd>&rdquo; into the directory where you downloaded the package
    65         and run &ldquo;<kbd>tar xjvf <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.1.tar.bz2">DarwinPorts-1.1.tar.bz2</a></kbd>&rdquo;
    66         or &ldquo;<kbd>tar xzvf <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.1.tar.gz">DarwinPorts-1.1.tar.gz</a></kbd>&rdquo;,
     62        and run &ldquo;<kbd>tar xjvf <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.2.tar.bz2">DarwinPorts-1.2.tar.bz2</a></kbd>&rdquo;
     63        or &ldquo;<kbd>tar xzvf <a href="/downloads/DarwinPorts-1.2.tar.gz">DarwinPorts-1.2.tar.gz</a></kbd>&rdquo;,
    6764        depending on whether you downloaded the bz2 tarball or the gz one, respectively.
    68         This will unpack the DarwinPorts sources that you will proceed to install. To do
     65        This will unpack the DarwinPorts sources that you will proceed to build and install. To do
    6966        so, execute the following:</p>
    7067
    71       <pre>cd DarwinPorts-1.1
     68      <pre>cd DarwinPorts-1.2
    7269./configure && make && sudo make install</pre>
    7370
     
    7572
    7673<pre>cd ../
    77 rm -rf DarwinPorts-1.1.*</pre>
     74rm -rf DarwinPorts-1.2.*</pre>
    7875
    7976      <p>These steps need to be perfomed from an administrator account, for which &ldquo;<kbd>sudo</kbd>&rdquo;
    8077      will ask the password upon installation. This procedure will install a pristine DarwinPorts
    81       system and, if the optional steps are taken, remove the as of now unnecessary DarwinPorts-1.1
     78      system and, if the optional steps are taken, remove the as of now unnecessary DarwinPorts-1.2
    8279      directory and corresponding tarball. To customize your installation you should read the output
    8380      of &ldquo;<kbd>./configure --help | more</kbd>&rdquo; and pass the appropriate options to the
     
    9390
    9491      <p>Alternatively, you can refer to the <tt>README_RELEASE1</tt>
    95         file contained in the 1.1 release tarball for basic installation and usage instructions.</p>
     92        file contained in the 1.2 release tarball for basic installation and usage instructions.</p>
    9693
    9794        <h5 class="subhdr">Help</h5>
     
    104101     and feature additions, you may acquire the DarwinPorts sources through CVS.</p>
    105102
    106       <p>Use the following commands to check the project out of the OpenDarwin CVS
     103      <p>Use the following commands to check the project out of the OpenDarwin anonymous CVS
    107104        repository:</p>
    108105
     
    112109       <p>When the server asks you for a password, simply press
    113110       <kbd>return</kbd> on your keyboard&mdash;the password is empty.</p>
    114                    
     111
    115112        <p>If you do not want to bother with fetching from CVS, you can download
    116113        a nightly updated <a href="/downloads/darwinports-nightly-cvs-snapshot.tar.gz">
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