[mythtv-users] mac build

James Linder jam at tigger.ws
Sun Feb 7 14:11:34 UTC 2021



> On 7 Feb 2021, at 10:05 pm, Craig Treleaven <ctreleaven at cogeco.ca> wrote:
> 
>> On Feb 7, 2021, at 8:38 AM, James Linder <jam at tigger.ws> wrote:
>> 
>> All macports are gone
> 
> If it helps, a simple and quick way to do this is:
> 
> # show a list of all the ports you asked MacPorts to install so
> # that we can easily put them back later
> # maybe save this to a file
> port echo requested  
> 
> # don’t completely uninstall all your ports, just deactivate them
> sudo port deactivate active
> 
> < do whatever>
> 
> # activate your desired ports
> sudo port activate <any or all of the ports previously deactivated>
> 
> 
> The key is that you don’t have to download any ports--and possibly build some from source.  An installer is kept that contains a compressed archive of all the files contained in the port.  

Craig thanks, but I'm too quick. I made a list of ports most of 'mine' downloaded but I spent some hours building for mythtv.
James



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