reconfiguring a package

Lars Cleary lars at
Sun Apr 2 20:38:29 UTC 2006

Luiz Eduardo Guida Valmont wrote:
> I'm sorry if this is one of those rtfm cases, but I've exhausted my options
> so far (except asking for help here ^^).
> When you "make install" a package, for some the first thing you get is a
> screen where you choose some compile-time options that affect the package's
> dependancies (eg. "postgresql support" when trying to install amarok). The
> question is simple: is there a way or a make target that deletes my choices
> and / or forces make to ask them again?
> I tryed selecting everything for amarok and now both krb5 and heimdal are
> indirect dependancies. That wouldn't pose a problem if they did not
> conflict, but unfortunately they do.
> Any help is appreciated...
> --
> []'s,
> Luiz Eduardo
man ports(7) should have all the info you might need.


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