docs/76472: [patch] tell porters handbook about OPTIONS
frank at esperance-linux.co.uk
Sat Jan 22 12:57:42 UTC 2005
On Thu, Jan 20, 2005 at 10:08:11AM +0200, Peter Pentchev wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 20, 2005 at 08:01:53AM +1100, Edwin Groothuis wrote:
> > +
> > + <sect2>
> > + <title><makevar>OPTIONS</makevar></title>
> Just a couple of minor comments; the text is great.
> > +
> > + <sect3>
> > + <title>Background</title>
> > + <para>The <makevar>OPTIONS</makevar> variable gives the user who
> > + installs the port a dialog with the available options and saves
> > + them to <filename>/var/db/ports/portname/options</filename>. Next
> > + time when the port has to be rebuild, the options are reused. Never
> > + again you have to remember all the twenty
My take on the 2nd to last sentence:
"When the port has to be rebuilt, the options are reused."
> "Never again *will* you have...", perhaps?
Agreed along with your other comments.
print "f r a n k @ e s p e r a n c e - l i n u x . c o . u k" | sed 's/ //g'
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