Subject: Re: Replacing OpenSSH
To: Justin Heath <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 03/27/2001 12:01:46
On Tue, 27 Mar 2001, Justin Heath wrote:

> I would like to replace the version of OpenSSH that came with 1.5
> to OpenSSH 2.5.2p2. Are there some arguments I can give make like
> localdir=/ or something similar so it installs to bin amd not
> /usr/pkg/bin? TIA.

You could set LOCALBASE to / in /etc/mk.conf, or in your ${ENV} file.
Don't try to set it on the "make" command line, as it would not then
be passed down to recursive makes. If you don't want to register it
either (so it can't be de-installed), you could try setting PKG_DBDIR
to /tmp.