Recover Make ARG's from a ports Install

RW fbsd06 at
Tue Mar 13 21:11:16 UTC 2007

On Mon, 12 Mar 2007 22:39:20 -0400
Randy Pratt <bsd-unix at> wrote:

> There is already a mechanism in place for this:
> 	/usr/local/etc/pkgtools.conf

It better to put the configuaration in make.conf so it's seen by the
ports system itself.  ports-mgmt/portconf can simplify this

The problem with pkgtools.conf is that it doesn't always work.
Missing dependencies get built by the ports system itself, outside of
portupgrade's control.  

More information about the freebsd-questions mailing list