Software Update: MacPorts 1.9.0

A new stable release of MacPorts was released last week with version number 1.9.0. This open source project aims to provide an easy way to install open source software on a Mac OS X machine. It is therefore comparable to Fink and Port collection for the *BSD distributions. The release notes for version 1.9.0 can be found below.

MacPorts 1.9.0 now available

The final release of MacPorts 1.9.0 has been made available via the usual methods:

the ChangeLog documents the full list of what has changed since 1.8.2.

You can also read the email announcement for 1.9.0.

Version number 1.90
Release status Final
Operating systems macOS
Website MacPorts Project
License type GPL