FreeBSD Port: subversion config

Tobias Roth ports at
Sun Feb 11 10:31:51 UTC 2007

Scot Hetzel wrote:
> On 2/10/07, Marcus Ahlberg <ahlbergm at> wrote:
>> Yesterday when I upgraded subversion from 1.4.2 to 1.4.3 with
>> portupgrade I noticed that I couldn't restart Apache because the new
>> version was built without mod_dav_svn.  This is because I originally
>> built subversion with
>> clean
>> and those options are not remembered by portupgrade. A manual build
>> and reinstall solved the problem.
>> Some other ports use options that can be set when building the port
>> for the first time or by running make config. I would like to se this
>> in the subversion port to so that portupgrade knows how to rebuild it
>> properly.
> You have 2 options:
> 1. Submit a diff that adds OPTIONS for all of the WITH_/WITHOUT_*
> variables in the subversion port.
> 2. use the sysutils/portsconf port, and then add these settings to the
> PREFIX/etc/ports.conf file.

3. use /usr/local/etc/pkgtools.conf which is respected by portupgrade

(the first option is the most favorable of all, though)


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