Forcing a portupgrade?

Warren Block wblock at
Wed Feb 14 05:00:37 UTC 2007

On Tue, 13 Feb 2007, Bob wrote:

> On Tue, 13 Feb 2007 16:41:29 -0600
> Paul Schmehl <pauls at> wrote:
>> Yikes!  That's a bit drastic.  What's wrong with make
> Where would I find the documentation on all the possible command-line
> options to make? IE, where is DISABLE_VULNERABILITIES documented?

man ports

ISTR using it with portupgrade with the -M option.

A probably-better way to fix the vulnerabilities of Mozilla is to switch 
to the newest version, which is now called Seamonkey.

> I am sure I would have occasion to use others if I knew what and where
> they were.

Also in the ports man page.  Other targets also avoid brute-force 
removal of files, like rmconfig.

-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA

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