force portupgrade to build port even with -P ?

Ernst de Haan ernst.dehaan at
Wed Oct 8 06:19:45 PDT 2003


What about adding these properties you want to set to /etc/make.conf?

For example, you could add:



On woensdag 8 oktober 2003 14:52, Palle Girgensohn wrote:
> Hi!
> I use portupgrade an I love it. Thanks a lot!
> A question: I usually do portupgrade -PR to upgrade stuff, and the
> packages are fetched from bento or som ftp server. But, for some
> packages, I have to use the port, because I have extra options set in
> MAKE_ARGS, like 'print/*' => 'A4=yes -DA4 PAPERSIZE=a4' for example. If I
> update som port with -PR, and this port depends on ghostscript, for
> example, ghostscript will be installed from a package, naturally built
> without these MAKE_ARGS. My dream would be a setting in pkgtools.conf
> where I set something like
> `ALWAYS_USE_PORT' for certain ports that shall never use a package built
> off-site. Can this be done?
> Thanks,
> Palle
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