mail/mailman port installation failing

John Marshall john.marshall at
Fri May 30 20:01:02 UTC 2014

On 31/05/2014 00:36, Patrick Powell wrote:
> I must be suffering from advanced memory loss--- when did
> /usr/local/etc/ports.conf creep into this?
> Is there a link to documentation on this?

/usr/local is the clue.  It's not part of the base system, it belongs to
a port (ports-mgmt/portconf). portconf adds a few lines to
/etc/make.conf so that it will include additional per-port tweaks from

John Marshall

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