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Re: ports

John Marino <> writes:

> On 8/31/2012 19:01, Izaac wrote:
>> Or, you could just explicitly declare your preference in /etc/mk.conf.
>> All that aside: I'm no apologist for pkgsrc.  I frankly think it's
>> pretty awful and not a little embarrassing.  But this isn't one of the
>> things it gets entirely wrong.
> As a point of clarification, /etc/mk.conf only applies to NetBSD.
> On other platforms, the file is $PREFIX/etc/mk.conf (e.g.
> /usr/pkg/etc/mk.conf) and it is entirely pkgsrc specific.

JFYI, it is $PKG_SYSCONFDIR, which can be different from $LOCALBASE/etc.
It is set by "--sysconfdir" bootstrap flag.


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