Documentation

macports - Package manager for MacPorts

Synopsis

  • Manages MacPorts packages

Options

parameter required default choices comments
name
yes
name of package to install/remove
state
no present
  • present
  • absent
  • active
  • inactive
state of the package
update_cache
no no
  • yes
  • no
update the package db first

Examples

- macports:
    name: foo
    state: present

- macports:
    name: foo
    state: present
    update_cache: yes

- macports:
    name: foo
    state: absent

- macports:
    name: foo
    state: active

- macports:
    name: foo
    state: inactive

Status

This module is flagged as preview which means that it is not guaranteed to have a backwards compatible interface.

Support

This module is community maintained without core committer oversight.

For more information on what this means please read Module Support

For help in developing on modules, should you be so inclined, please read Community Information & Contributing, Helping Testing PRs and Developing Modules.