Subject: Re: pkgsrc/$pkg/work/.install_done considered harmful?
To: None <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/03/2003 10:51:19
On Sun, 2 Mar 2003, Chuck Yerkes wrote:

> While we're here, it would be neat if the work/ directory
> were architecture noted:  work-sparc/  !=  work-i386 and
> it'd be neat to have one tree.

As others have noted, OBJMACHINE=1 will do it.

Note: it's best to put it in /etc/mk.conf. At one point I put it in my
environment, which was fine until I went to install a package. The su
command wiped the environment, and so root was looking for work, not where the package build was. :-)

Take care,