unsetting a Port's configuration
schiz0phrenic21 at gmail.com
Sat Mar 8 16:34:07 UTC 2008
On Sat, Mar 8, 2008 at 11:22 AM, Don Wilde <dwilde1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 8, 2008 at 10:06 AM, D Hill <d.hill at yournetplus.com> wrote:
> > On Sat, 8 Mar 2008 at 09:32 -0600, dwilde1 at gmail.com confabulated:
> > > Hello, all -
> > >
> > > When building a port, specifically in this case qdvdauthor, I run into a
> > > setup issue that makes me want to redo the configuration of the port.
> > Is
> > > there a simple way to disable the use of the saved configuration and
> > > restart the port from the CURSES menu?
> > >
> > > I was able to blast it by wiping the makefile and re-CVSupping, but
> > that
> > > does seem like the long way 'round.
> > You can do a 'make config' within the port directory and it should present
> > the configure menu again. If you want to remove the configuration to start
> > again, you can do a 'make rmconfig'.
> > 'man ports' should show all the options you can make.
> Thanks to all who responded. It appears that there are no options that will
> allow that port to build due to a showstopper in libxine that portaudit
> complains about. The weblink appears to say that it's fixed in this version,
> but it appears that there's no way around it. I tried ports, packages, etc.,
> and can't get it to be happy with libxine.
You obviously didn't read "man ports" ....
If defined, disable check for security vulnerabilities
using portaudit(1) (ports/ports-mgmt/portaudit) when
installing new ports.
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