How do you "make install" without direct internet access?

RW list-freebsd-2004 at
Thu Nov 25 12:56:41 PST 2004

On Tuesday 23 November 2004 21:22, Ralph wrote:
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> actually, since I was in csh, the setenv FTP_PROXY
> my.internal.proxy:80 worked like a charm, except that,
> for some reason, fetch refuses to work without
> internet DNS resolution.  As with our environment, no
> internal hosts have external DNS resolution - how do
> you solve that?

One possibility is  using something other than fetch, take a look at  
FETCH_CMD and the other FETCH_*  variables in 

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