obrien at freebsd.org
Sat Sep 15 19:26:34 PDT 2007
On Sat, Sep 15, 2007 at 09:33:44AM +0200, Markus Hitter wrote:
> >Brownie ports for someone that can explain why this always happens
> >for me
> >with ports that have OPTIONS:
> > bash$ make
> > cd /usr/ports/editors/vim && make config;
> > ===> Switching to root credentials to create /var/db/ports/vim
> > Password:
> > ===> Returning to user credentials
> > + Stopped WITH_OPTIONS=1 make
> Time to fix your system? It doesn't happen on my 6.2-RELEASE. I'm
> running ports stuff as root.
Tell me how and I will. :-)
Of course when I do 'make clean install' as root, I'm not asked by the
ports system to su to root. But when one does as a normal user, one is -
by the system in /usr/ports/Mk.
-- David (obrien at FreeBSD.org)
Q: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
A: Why is top-posting (putting a reply at the top of the message) frowned upon?
Let's not play "Jeopardy-style quoting"
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