Adding configure options when installing a port

Scott Webster sewebster at
Wed Jun 16 10:31:12 PDT 2010

On Wed, Jun 16, 2010 at 10:19 AM, Richard Tobin <richard at> wrote:
> I want to build a port with an extra configure option.  Specifically,
> I want to build squid3 with the --enable-useragent-log option.
> After some searching around, it appeared that
>  port install squid3 configure.args-append=--enable-useragent-log
> ought to do it, but it seems to have no effect.  The argument is
> not passed to configure.


port install squid3 configure.args=--enable-useragent-log

work?  configure.args is a keyword with default of none.


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