Subject: Re: proposal 1: recrsive make
To: None <>
From: Christoph Badura <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/21/1999 19:04:49 (Todd Vierling) writes:

>- The following extra settings will be added to CONFIGURE_ENV:
>    PERL_PATH="${LOCALBASE}/bin/perl"
>    PATH_PERL="${LOCALBASE}/bin/perl"
>  (This list will likely be expanded before the final draft.)

Is this really that common?  I've seen at least two more methods, one using
--with-perl=/directory/where/perl/binary/is/in .

What about hardwiring PATH to "/{,usr,LOCALBASE,X11BASE}/{,s}bin"?

Christoph Badura

	Anything that can be done in O(N) can be done in O(N^2).
	-- Ralf Schuettau (after looking at a particular piece of code)