Subject: Re: CONFIGURE_ENV needs a few additions
To: Johnny C. Lam <>
From: Nick Hudson <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 02/07/2001 22:04:55
"Johnny C. Lam" wrote:
> In light of the recent addition of ${FFLAGS} to ${CONFIGURE_ENV}, I
> think it's also desirable to add the following variables as well:
>         CPPFLAGS
>         CXXFLAGS

CXXFLAGS is already being done along with CC, CXX andd CFLAGS - look for
deinfed(HAS_CONFIGURE). I don't quite know it this method is better or
worse than CONFIGURE_ENV+=...

ATM its just inconsistent.

> as both are also used by GNU configure if they are defined in the
> environment.  We current define:
>         CFLAGS
>         FFLAGS
>         LDFLAGS

Just my 2pence worth - ~ $0.03 :-)