Subject: Re: cleaning up
To: Klaus Heinz <>
From: Roland Illig <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/04/2004 02:49:43
Klaus Heinz wrote:
> bootstrap/README.{AIX,Solaris} says:
>   If you are using gcc
>   --------------------
>   It makes life much simpler if you only use the same gcc consistently
>   for building all packages.
>   See for
>   binary kits and initial packages, including gcc.
>   It is recommended that an external gcc be used only for bootstrapping,
>   then remove gcc and install the pkgsrc binary package.
> If I cannot remove the external gcc I need a way to prefer the gcc from
> pkgsrc.

I am using Solaris, too, and I don't have any configuration except my 
$PATH that forces pkgsrc to use gcc. Sometimes the world is just simple.