Opened 14 months ago

Closed 14 months ago

Last modified 14 months ago

#58871 closed defect (fixed)

On a clean macports install, I receive "can't read "prefix": no such variable"

Reported by: josephwinston (Joseph Winston) Owned by:
Priority: Normal Milestone:
Component: ports Version: 2.5.4
Keywords: Cc:
Port:

Description (last modified by mf2k (Frank Schima))

OS: High Sierra (up to date) Macports: clean install

port -v selfupdate
--->  Updating MacPorts base sources using rsync

Willkommen auf dem RSYNC-server auf ftp.fau.de.
Nicht all unsere Mirror sind per rsync verfuegbar.

Welcome to the RSYNC daemon on ftp.fau.de.
Not all of our mirrors are available through rsync.


receiving file list ... done

sent 16 bytes  received 55 bytes  28.40 bytes/sec
total size is 85608960  speedup is 1205760.00

Willkommen auf dem RSYNC-server auf ftp.fau.de.
Nicht all unsere Mirror sind per rsync verfuegbar.

Welcome to the RSYNC daemon on ftp.fau.de.
Not all of our mirrors are available through rsync.


receiving file list ... done

sent 16 bytes  received 62 bytes  52.00 bytes/sec
total size is 512  speedup is 6.56
MacPorts base version 2.5.4 installed,
MacPorts base version 2.5.4 downloaded.
--->  Updating the ports tree
Synchronizing local ports tree from rsync://rsync.macports.org/macports/release/tarballs/ports.tar

Willkommen auf dem RSYNC-server auf ftp.fau.de.
Nicht all unsere Mirror sind per rsync verfuegbar.

Welcome to the RSYNC daemon on ftp.fau.de.
Not all of our mirrors are available through rsync.


receiving file list ... done
./

sent 68 bytes  received 99 bytes  66.80 bytes/sec
total size is 69404160  speedup is 415593.77
Creating port index in /opt/local/var/macports/sources/rsync.macports.org/macports/release/tarballs/ports
Failed to parse file archivers/xz/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable
Failed to parse file databases/db48/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable
Adding port databases/dbeaver-community
Failed to parse file databases/gdbm/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable
Failed to parse file databases/sqlite3/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable
Failed to parse file devel/gettext/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable
Failed to parse file devel/gperf/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable
Failed to parse file devel/icu/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable
Failed to parse file devel/libedit/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable
Failed to parse file devel/ncurses/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable
Failed to parse file devel/pkgconfig/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable
Failed to parse file devel/readline/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable
Failed to parse file lang/perl5/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable
Failed to parse file lang/python27/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable
Adding port security/xca
Failed to parse file textproc/libiconv/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable
Failed to parse file textproc/libxml2/Portfile: can't read "prefix": no such variable

Total number of ports parsed:	17
Ports successfully parsed:	2
Ports failed:			15
Up-to-date ports skipped:	21690

--->  MacPorts base is already the latest version

The ports tree has been updated. To upgrade your installed ports, you should run
  port upgrade outdated
jbw-macbook-pro:~# port upgrade outdated
Nothing to upgrade.
jbw-macbook-pro:~# port install bash
--->  Computing dependencies for bash
Error: Dependency 'gettext' not found.
Error: Follow https://guide.macports.org/#project.tickets to report a bug.
Error: Processing of port bash failed
jbw-macbook-pro:~# port install gettext
Error: Port gettext not found
jbw-macbook-pro:~# port install gettext

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 14 months ago by snowflake (Dave Evans)

I got the same bug using "port -d sync"

The bug was fixed around 13:29 UTC today in the Git repository. If you wait an hour or two it will probably appear on the RSync servers, but I don't know how fast the rsync updating process takes.

comment:2 Changed 14 months ago by mf2k (Frank Schima)

Component: portsbase
Description: modified (diff)
Keywords: prefix removed

comment:3 Changed 14 months ago by jmroot (Joshua Root)

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

comment:4 Changed 14 months ago by jmroot (Joshua Root)

Component: baseports
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