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Date:      Fri, 01 Oct 1999 13:07:22 +0200
From:      Sheldon Hearn <>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: ports versus manual installs? 
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: Your message of "Fri, 01 Oct 1999 01:24:38 EST." <000201bf0bd5$a3daac60$6401a8c0@mchome> 

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On Fri, 01 Oct 1999 01:24:38 EST, "Bill McMilleon" wrote:

> For example, there are several apache 1.3.9 ports in different
> "flavors" (with php3.0.12, with ssl, etc), but what if I need
> apache1.3.9+php3.0.12+PyApache or httpdapy -- must I compile the
> whole thing manually, or can I use the port to get started with
> apache139+php3 then EASILY add the other, more unusual parts later?

Right now, your best bet is to do the whole shebang manually,
configuring as many components as DSO's using APXS as possible. I'm
working on breaking up the apache* mess in the ports tree, but it's
slow-going. :-)


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