how to configure a port for install

Peter Risdon peter at
Tue Feb 15 11:48:44 GMT 2005

On Mon, 2005-02-14 at 21:48 -0500, Bob Ababurko wrote:
> Hello-
> I am trying to figure out how to configure the ports....what I am trying 
> to do is add mhash to my system that a new script needs and I have to 
> add the --with-mhash=[dir] when I compile php.  Well I installed php 
> with the ports and I am hoping to reinstall it with this added.  I have 
> tried to add it to the Makefile under the configure options, but I got 
> an error that said: "Unassociated shell command".  That obviously is not 
> the right way.

Just install:


on top of your existing php installation.

An alternative is to install /lang/php4-extensions and check the
relevant boxes.


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