Change History for FAQ

Version Date Author Comment
199 4 months tsabirgaliev (Tair Sabirgaliev) use build_arch to checksum alternative architecture binary distfiles
198 4 months samulip (Samuli P) Add section about information security
197 7 months markemer (Mark Anderson) Updated my(Mark's) beta status
196 18 months markemer (Mark Anderson) Updated my beta check status
195 2 years jmroot (Joshua Root) Better anchor for implicit function declaration entry
194 2 years JDLH (Jim DeLaHunt) +section Why am I getting a message, "Warning… indications of …
193 2 years harens (Haren S) As of version 0.45.4, fink's default prefix is /opt/sw for macOS 10.14+
192 2 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt)
191 2 years cjones051073 (Chris Jones)
190 3 years markemer (Mark Anderson)
189 3 years Schamschula (Marius Schamschula)
188 3 years jmroot (Joshua Root) add to from-source answer
187 3 years jmroot (Joshua Root) add anchor
186 3 years jmroot (Joshua Root) add FAQ about source vs binary installation
185 3 years jmroot (Joshua Root) slightly rephrase universal answer
184 3 years mf2k (Frank Schima) Remove reference to long broken Pallet port.
183 3 years jmroot (Joshua Root) further explain difficulty of fixing /usr/local issue
182 3 years jmroot (Joshua Root) update universal answer to mention Apple Silicon
181 3 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) Update a "Why Tcl?" link
180 4 years chrstphrchvz (Christopher Chavez) PortAuthority is now donationware.
179 4 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) Reword and reformat prerelease section and add myself to the list
178 4 years markemer (Mark Anderson)
177 4 years markemer (Mark Anderson)
176 4 years Schamschula (Marius Schamschula)
175 4 years Schamschula (Marius Schamschula)
174 4 years saagarjha (Saagar Jha) Add myself as disclosed on Big Sur and the DTK.
173 4 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) Fix formatting
172 4 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) Expand prerelease section to include Xcode
171 4 years neverpanic (Clemens Lang) switch to the non-chunked guide edition, since the chunked one seems …
170 5 years raimue (Rainer Müller)
169 5 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) Remove me from beta testers
168 5 years grimreaper (Eitan Adler) remove myself: Mojave is out of beta
167 5 years cjones051073 (Chris Jones)
166 5 years markemer (Mark Anderson)
165 5 years markemer (Mark Anderson) Added myself as being on 10.15
164 6 years grimreaper (Eitan Adler) add myself
163 6 years cjones051073 (Chris Jones)
162 6 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) add me to Mojave public beta testers
161 6 years cjones051073 (Chris Jones)
160 6 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) update prerelease macOS to Mojave
159 6 years raimue (Rainer Müller) Fix link to GitHubMigration
158 6 years raimue (Rainer Müller)
157 6 years raimue (Rainer Müller)
156 6 years jmroot (Joshua Root) update port-depgraph link
155 6 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) Remove old note about trace mode incompatibility with El Capitan.
154 6 years l2dy (Zero King)
153 6 years raimue (Rainer Müller)
152 6 years raimue (Rainer Müller) Remove python build failure from FAQ, a 12 year old problem (#4881)
151 6 years raimue (Rainer Müller) Remove old FAQ about the 'cd' command in Portfiles. Nobody asks for …
150 7 years jmroot (Joshua Root) update JPortsUI URL
149 7 years neverpanic (Clemens Lang) The trace mode SIP-compatibility is released
148 7 years jmroot (Joshua Root) replace broken ML links with wayback machine versions
147 7 years neverpanic (Clemens Lang) Fix #selfupdatefails now that Apple no longer hosts our main mirror; …
146 8 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) make myself available for macOS Sierra beta bug reports
145 8 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) update prerelease macOS section
144 8 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) add info about not discussing prerelease versions of macOS
143 8 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) add libraryframeworks section similar to usrlocal section
142 8 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) minor edits to /usr/local section including adding a note to that …
141 9 years Ionic (Mihai Moldovan) Add sbcl to known trace-mode-broken ports.
140 9 years Ionic (Mihai Moldovan) Typo fixes
139 9 years dixiao@…
138 9 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt)
137 10 years neverpanic (Clemens Lang) Extend #usrlocal by the possible use of trace mode
136 10 years neverpanic (Clemens Lang) Mark #missingxcode and #migration fixed in 2.3.0
135 10 years neverpanic (Clemens Lang) Mention trace mode in #buildfails, clean up and streamline, provide a …
134 10 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) remove upgradexcode section; the guide contains all one needs to know …
133 10 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) add "ld: library not found for -lcrt1.10.6.o" to missingxcode section
132 10 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) Update missingxcode answer to link to top of Xcode installation …
131 10 years cooljeanius (Eric Gallager) edit new libcpp section for clarity and a typo
130 10 years geekosaur generalization of a macports-users response explaining the new rather …
129 10 years cooljeanius (Eric Gallager) Add question and answer about -devel packages
128 11 years cooljeanius (Eric Gallager) Add jkh mailing list post to "Why Tcl?" section, re-word passive voice
127 11 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) link to instructions for how to install the command line tools with …
126 11 years larryv (Lawrence Velázquez) use the -W flag to change dirs with system
125 11 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt)
124 11 years jmroot (Joshua Root) add JPortsUI link
123 12 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) minor edits
122 12 years janstary (Jan Starý) /opt/local vs /usr/local as discussed on macports-users
121 12 years raimue (Rainer Müller)
120 12 years neverpanic (Clemens Lang) document $prefix/var/macports/registry
119 12 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) mention subports in dependonvariant section
118 12 years jmroot (Joshua Root) bring back the point that the RANDR warning is usually harmless
117 13 years jeremyhu (Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia)
116 13 years jeremyhu (Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia)
115 13 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt)
114 13 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt)
113 13 years rogerdpack@… link to misbehaving servers
112 13 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt)
111 13 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt)
110 13 years jmroot (Joshua Root)
109 13 years raimue (Rainer Müller) port clean --dist is fine as it actually cleans the work dir
108 13 years raimue (Rainer Müller) Make sure fetch will be run again by using port clean --all
107 13 years jmroot (Joshua Root) recommend 'clean --dist' to remove distfiles
106 13 years dbevans (David B. Evans)
105 13 years jmroot (Joshua Root) update universal section
104 13 years jmroot (Joshua Root) update Xcode upgrading info
103 13 years jmroot (Joshua Root) fix sentence about HOWTOs to make sense
102 13 years jmroot (Joshua Root) update all dependencies answer
101 13 years jeremyhu (Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia) Update the state of RANDR
100 14 years jmroot (Joshua Root) recommend cleaning failed ports after selfupdate
99 14 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) add "port outdated" to possible alternatives for "port list"
98 14 years raimue (Rainer Müller)
97 14 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) overhail explanation of how "port list" works
96 14 years raimue (Rainer Müller) As readline ins now integrated in python{2.5,2.6} this is no longer …
95 14 years wsiegrist@… add question about recursive dependency list
94 14 years tempelmann@… added info on where docs for build_arch can be found
93 14 years jmroot (Joshua Root) update tense of cd section
92 14 years jmroot (Joshua Root) fix config file path and typos under #diskspace
91 14 years jmroot (Joshua Root) Link to the Guide's uninstall section rather than duplicate content
90 14 years jmroot (Joshua Root) alternate missing XCode error message
89 14 years jmroot (Joshua Root) checksum mismatch ticket requirements
88 14 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) add missing RANDR message section
87 14 years blb@… Warnings about using build_arch
86 14 years blb@… Explicitly note to use the browser to search
85 14 years blb@… Update GUI section for GSoC-updated Pallet
84 14 years blb@… Update force information for MacPorts 1.8
83 14 years jmroot (Joshua Root) typo
82 14 years jmroot (Joshua Root) add Migration link
81 14 years jmroot (Joshua Root) improve port build failure suggestions
80 15 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) grammar
79 15 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) html anchors/ids cannot begin with a number
78 15 years raimue (Rainer Müller) Merge the two entries mentioning PeerGuardian
77 15 years raimue (Rainer Müller) Add some more anchors to avoid breaking links again if the title is …
76 15 years blb@… Add note about why a given feature hasn't been implemented yet
75 15 years blb@… Use better anchor
74 15 years blb@… Add entry about upgrading/downloading Xcode
73 15 years blb@… Update for recent python25 changes
72 15 years jmroot (Joshua Root) add ~/.macports to the uninstall rm command
71 15 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) mention the option of breaking variants into separate ports
70 15 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) Indicate some ports do link with system libraries, whether …
69 15 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) rewrite "Why is MacPorts using its own libraries?" some
68 15 years jmroot (Joshua Root) recommend port upgrade outdated too for build failures
67 15 years jmroot (Joshua Root) add Why Tcl?
66 15 years raimue (Rainer Müller)
65 15 years raimue (Rainer Müller) /etc/*paths.d/macports has never been in a released version, so I …
64 15 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) rewrite uninstall instructions to prefer using port uninstall, and …
63 15 years blb@… Add info on using force option
62 15 years blb@… Remove some extra blank lines
61 15 years blb@… Add entry on python26/python30 dependencies
60 15 years cerieljacobs@… rsync server refuses; littlesnitch
59 15 years paul.sijpkes@… Added details about PeerGuardian.
58 15 years raimue (Rainer Müller)
57 15 years raimue (Rainer Müller) This is so old, I don't think anyone will still encounter this issue
56 15 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) it's => its
55 15 years raimue (Rainer Müller) Information about installing X11 client libs
54 15 years raimue (Rainer Müller) PHP5 now uses Apache2 by default
53 15 years raimue (Rainer Müller) *-append exists for long enough now
52 15 years blb@… Note ticket #126 for the variant dependency answer
51 15 years wsiegrist@… add an entry for PeerGuardian blocking rsync to Apple
50 15 years blb@… Add entry about 'list installed' vs. 'installed'
49 15 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) Quicktime => QuickTime
48 15 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) XCode => Xcode
47 15 years mdchaney (Michael Chaney) Added checksum error 4 - proxy blocking.
46 15 years tom.smity@… based on my own problem, with solution from jmr_mp.
45 15 years blb@… Point out alternatives for syncing if opening a firewall isn't possible
44 15 years wsiegrist@… update newticket URL to not use old /projects/macports path
43 15 years jmroot (Joshua Root) Recommend clean --all instead of --dist for checksum mismatches, …
42 16 years raimue (Rainer Müller)
41 16 years geoffroy.carrier@… -- again
40 16 years geoffroy.carrier@… Minor visual correction
39 16 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) fix typo in checksum type, clarify checksums can be combined
38 16 years jokkel@…
37 16 years jokkel@… added rsync connection issue fix using peerguardian
36 16 years afb@… HOWTO section
35 16 years wsiegrist@…
34 16 years wsiegrist@… Add the common "compiler cannot create executables" error when XCode …
33 16 years afb@…
32 16 years afb@… Ticket #13964
31 16 years raimue (Rainer Müller) Fix FAQ PageOutline
30 16 years raimue (Rainer Müller) Adding two more locations inside /etc where configuration for Leopard …
29 16 years jmpp@…
28 16 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) Change "A port fails to build"
27 16 years jmpp@… Remove all dead links to OpenDarwin based resources
26 16 years jmpp@…
25 16 years mww@…
24 16 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) reinstating uninstall items removed by nox in version 17 (what if user …
23 16 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) add receipts to uninstall instructions
22 16 years boeyms@… Fix some of the outdated references to DarwinPorts, OpenDarwin and the …
21 16 years jmpp@…
20 16 years mww@…
19 16 years sfiera@…
18 16 years sfiera@…
17 17 years nox@… This page is outdated and has references to DarwinPort (commiting …
16 17 years pipping@… add link to Universal
15 17 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) Rewrite the "universal" question / answer
14 17 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) fix gnome link
13 17 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) formatting
12 17 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) Update GUI question to list all known GUIs
11 17 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) Removing entry about cg_jpeg_resync_to_restart, a bug which was fixed …
10 17 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) Add item for configure.cflags-append error
9 17 years pipping@… DP->MacPort
8 17 years ryandesign (Ryan Carsten Schmidt) add directories to uninstall command
7 17 years pipping@…
6 17 years mas@…
5 17 years markd@…
4 17 years markd@…
3 17 years markd@… Correct list info for MacPorts new ones.
2 17 years markd@… Removed section about Cisco VPN bug because Cisco fixed it long ago.
1 17 years jmpp@… Wiki FAQ migration