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FreeBSD: how to get rid of annoying option asking during port install

Posted on November 15th, 2011

As you may notice, sometimes you install package using ports you have been asking about some compile time options shown as dialog(1) window. That is not bad but when you need to do massive port installation or portupgrade many hundreds ports at once this can be a real pain. So, you want to trust default option set and forget about build-time-decision-making. All you need is one string in /etc/make.conf

BATCH=yes

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