Sometimes ports will fall behind the currently-available version.
When other ports are updated this can cause issues when the newer version of a port is needed for compatibility.
It is important to understand that Mac Ports is designed so that all software installed within Mac Ports is installed to its own self-contained directory ( where "command-name" is one of the commands, or "actions" that Mac Ports recognizes.
For a list of all Mac Ports actions, type in man port in your Terminal to read the man page for a complete reference guide to the Port command.
The Portfile for a port can be updated locally to allow you to upgrade it now, without waiting for an official update from the maintainer.
Anytime you see to edit the Portfile for the given port (this will open it in whatever editor you have defined via the VISUAL or EDITOR environment variables, or vi if not defined).
Alternatively, if you'd simply like to view the git repository without checking it out, you can do so via the Git Hub web interface.
You will need to manually adapt your shell's environment to work with Mac Ports and your chosen installation ” at the command line prompt and/or browse over to our Guide to find out more information about using Mac Ports. If you are developer or a user with a taste for the bleeding edge and wish for the latest changes and feature additions, you may acquire the Mac Ports sources through git. Purpose-specific branches are also available at the url.Additionally, this command is used to update the Mac Ports software itself - think of it is a Software Update, like its name suggests.After installing Mac Ports, try running a selfupdate to grab all the latest Mac Ports Portfiles (Portfiles contain information about how to install Mac Ports software "ports").It supports RRD, MRTG (RRD and old log-format), and tab-delimited text files. php-rrd @1.1.3 (php, net, devel) PHP rrdtool extension php5-rrd @1.1.3 (php, net, devel) PHP rrdtool extension php5-rrdtool @1.0.5 (php, net, devel) this port is only a stub and has been made obsolete by php5-rrd php53-rrd @1.1.3 (php, net, devel) PHP rrdtool extension php54-rrd @1.1.3 (php, net, devel) PHP rrdtool extension php55-rrd @1.1.3 (php, net, devel) PHP rrdtool extension rrdtool @1.4.7_5 (net) Round Robin Database Found 11 ports.yubico-pam @2.16 (security) Variants: universal Description: The Yubico PAM module provides an easy way to integrate the Yubi Key into your existing user authentication infrastructure.