make options for ports

Erik Trulsson ertr1013 at
Mon Aug 18 13:32:26 PDT 2003

On Mon, Aug 18, 2003 at 01:23:21PM -0700, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 18, 2003 at 01:19:52PM -0700, Kevin Stevens wrote:
> > Thanks!  The 'make patch' target is what I was missing, I was blowing past
> > that with an initial 'make', and then getting stuck in various 'deinstall;
> > reinstall' loops.  I'll post back if I have further problems, but I
> > suspect this is the answer I needed.
> Also see the Porter's Handbook for more detail on creating/modifying ports.

The ports(7) manpage is also quite useful to read. For this particular
problem I think it would actually have been more helpful than the
Porter's Handbook.

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Erik Trulsson
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