How to check current port options before updating

George Liaskos geo.liaskos at
Wed Aug 31 13:10:05 UTC 2011

On Wed, Aug 31, 2011 at 8:36 AM,  <zszalbot at> wrote:
> Dear all,
> I have been wondering how I can check current options of a port before I update it. The port in question (apache22) has a number of options and I would like to look at the current ones so that I do not install options that I may not need. I'd appreciate if you can point me to a reference or a command that does it. Will "make config" show it?
> Many thanks!

You can also use --force-config if you use portmaster.


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