options used to compile packages

Matthew Seaman m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk
Sat Jul 16 09:36:59 UTC 2011

On 16/07/2011 08:44, David Arendt wrote:
> I want to compile packages from the ports collections with exactly the
> same options that have been used to compile the official packages from
> the official freebsd package collection. Is the var/db/ports directory
> used to compile the official freebsd package collection available
> somewhere ? If not, it would be very good to make it available as ports
> default options seem to be different from options used to compile
> official packages.

Official packages are compiled using the default options in each port.
What have you found where that is seemingly not the case?

You can see the logs from the port build clusters on



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