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From Mikeal Rogers <mikeal.rog...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Mac install instructions : brew > ports
Date Wed, 27 Oct 2010 22:13:06 GMT
The install docs also refer to building for development.

On Wed, Oct 27, 2010 at 3:06 PM, Stephen Prater <stephenp@agrussell.com>wrote:

> I might have an objection to that.  Homebrew links into your system in
> slightly unpredictable ways - I certainly don't mind them being ADDED, or
> even recommended, but I think that purging all references to MacPorts might
> be excessive.
>
> On the other hand, how hard is it to figure out how to type 'sudo port
> install couchdb'?
>
>
>
> On Oct 27, 2010, at 4:03 PM, Mikeal Rogers wrote:
>
>  I just setup a new laptop and used homebrew to install the CouchDB deps
>> (spidermonkey & erlang).
>>
>> Not only was it super fast and painless but I got a newer spidermonkey
>> (1.8.3) which is something like 30x faster for most of the stuff we do
>> with
>> the view server but I also didn't have to pass any special parameters to
>> ./configure.
>>
>> Anyone object to me remove all references to MacPorts in our Mac install
>> instructions and replacing with homebrew?
>>
>> -Mikeal
>>
>
>

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