On Wed, 26 Apr 2006 18:17:28 +0000, Chris wrote:
>>From: Steve Friedrich [mailto:freeBSD@InsightBB.com]
>>Sent: Wednesday, April 26, 2006 01:02 PM
>>To: 'FreeBSD Questions'
>>Subject: Whay does "port is interactive" mean?
>>I couldn't portupgrade acroread7 because it is marked "interactive".
>>What does that mean? How do I upgrade it?
>Inactive - its not being maintaned would come to mind. Feel free to pick it up I suppose.
You misread it Chris. I said interactive.
I continued to search the archives and found out that BATCH=yes in /etc/make.conf interferes with ports marked interactive. I commented it out and acroread7 built/installed fine.
Thanks for your help.