batching port builds

Kevin Kinsey kdk at
Fri Jun 30 19:29:39 UTC 2006

Michael P. Soulier wrote:
> On 30/06/06 David J Brooks said:
>> If you  do 'make -DBATCH' instead of 'make' -  you will use the preset 
>> defaults for each port with options. Or you can do 
>> 'make config-recursive' - which will offer you all the option screens for 
>> the port in whose directory you're currently in and all its dependencies.
>> See 'man ports' for more information.
>> To use those with 'portupgrade -a' will probably take some custom scripting.
> Ah, so there's no make.conf option for this?

??  You can even set BATCH=yes in your environment.  I'm
pretty sure you can in make.conf, also, but IIRC you might
not want to do that . . .

Kevin Kinsey
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