Error: You cannot install wine-devel for the architecture(s) i386
Error: because /opt/local/lib/libexpat.dylib only contains the architecture(s) x86_64.
Error: Try reinstalling the port that provides /opt/local/lib/libexpat.dylib with the +universal variant.
Error: Target org.macports.extract returned: incompatible architectures in dependencies
Error: Status 1 encountered during processing.
Do what it says:
-> sudo port install expat +universal
There's probably more ports that need to be installed that way. If it
gives you another filename (like /opt/local/lib/libexpat.dylib), just run:
-> port provides <filename>
where <filename> is the name of the file, and it will tell you which
port provides that file. Then you can install it +universal with:
-> sudo port install <portname> +universal
where <portname> is the name of the port that 'port provides' told you
I tried the basic wine
-> sudo port install wine
but it failed at the end because wine 1.x did not support snow leopard. but what's wrong with the devel build?
You don't want that version anyway. It's over a year old.
Nothing's wrong with wine-devel, you just need to install some ports
+universal to get it to work on Snow Leopard. (I take it you're on SL,