make.conf for ports?

Sven Willenberger sven at
Mon Sep 27 05:55:57 PDT 2004

On Mon, 2004-09-27 at 14:27 +0400, Alexander Kirillov wrote:
> Hi,
> I always need to use certain build options for some ports.
> Like to build mysql using WITH_OPENSSL=yes.
> Is there a way to keep these selections?
> I've noticed some ports write selected options to /var/db/ports.
> Is it somehow related?
> Thanks,
> Sasha
If you use portupgrade to keep your ports updated, you can add an entry
into /usr/local/etc/pkgtools.conf (examples contained in the file).


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