Subject: Re: pkgsrc and USETOOL
To: Peter Seebach <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/25/2001 15:45:11
On Tue, 25 Sep 2001, Peter Seebach wrote:

: If I have USETOOLS=yes, pkgsrc configure scripts tend to fail, claiming that
: the cc we give them can't build executables.  ?

USETOOLS=yes is the default; you don't need to set it explicitly, or
otherwise put it in a ".ifndef BSD_PKG_MK" in your mk.conf.  As of rev.
1.181 of, the default is automagically set to "no" in such a
BSD_PKG_MK test.

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