Archive for July, 2012

Resurrect MacPorts on OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)

Installing Mountain Lion on release day came with some issues,
not that we assumed that everything would just work out of the box 😉

If you are using MacPorts, as most technicians who choose OS X to be
their operating system, you might notice that it stops working:

Example:

creo$ sudo port selfupdate
Installing new MacPorts release in /opt/local as root:admin; permissions 0755; Tcl-Package in /Library/Tcl
Error: /opt/local/bin/port: port selfupdate failed: Error installing new MacPorts base: command execution failed

Well, no need to panic, help is here!

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