Opened 8 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

#26390 closed defect (duplicate)

ffmpeg 0.6 install gives "too many nested evaluations" error

Reported by: mac@… Owned by: macports-tickets@…
Priority: Normal Milestone:
Component: ports Version: 1.9.1
Keywords: Cc:
Port: xorg-xcb-proto


Attempting to install ffmpeg on a fresh system fails when computing dependencies:

Computing dependencies for ffmpeg Error: Internal error: port lookup failed: too many nested evaluations (infinite loop?)

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 8 years ago by mac@…

I installed dependencies until I found the infinite loop:

xorg-libX11 -> xorg-libxcb -> xorg-xcb-proto -> python26 -> tk -> Xft2 -> xrender -> xorg-libX11

Installing python26 with the +no_tkinter broke the infinite loop and allowed me to install ffmpeg.

comment:2 Changed 8 years ago by jmroot (Joshua Root)

Port: xorg-xcb-proto added; ffmpeg removed
Resolution: duplicate
Status: newclosed
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