port xyz: the grey screen with all the checkboxes is wrong and won't come back

Yuri Pankov yuri.pankov at gmail.com
Sun Oct 28 10:26:10 PDT 2007

On Sun, 2007-10-28 at 10:13 -0700, Steve Franks wrote:
> Obviously, 'make clean' doesn't reset the configure screen.  Don't know why.
> I recall there was a faster way to fix this than 'portsnap extract'
> but I'll be damned if I can remember, and the ports section of the
> handbook doesn't even mention configure dialogs...
> I'd love to add a snippet to the handbook to cover this, but the last
> time I made an offer like that on doc at freebsd, it appears to have gone
> into dev/null...
> Steve

It's documented in ports(7) manpage. Search for config(-*) targets (you
want just `make config`, I guess).


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