Using portconf and /usr/local/etc/ports.conf

James Long list at
Mon Oct 9 21:58:29 PDT 2006

> Date: Mon, 9 Oct 2006 05:15:28 -0700 (PDT)
> From: backyard <backyard1454-bsd at>
> Subject: Re: Using portconf and /usr/local/etc/ports.conf
> To: freebsd-questions at
> Message-ID: <20061009121528.87519.qmail at>
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> if ruby uses ncurses, that blue menu thing, you have
> to add BATCH=Yes as a build option to skip the menu
> and build it with the options you have selected.

You missed the point.  If I were to set batch mode on, then
it would just build WITHOUT the options I selected.  The fact
that the config box came up with RDOC and IPV6 still selected
suggests to me that portconf isn't recognizing my entries in 

> don't know much about portconf

Thanks all the same.


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