Subject: suggestion: PKGSRC_OPTIONS
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Roland Illig <email@example.com>
Date: 08/19/2004 12:13:29
I just edited my mk.conf and added a new variable PKGSRC_OPTIONS.
I then iterated through mk.conf and set my other variables dependent on
these global options. And it felt good. For example, because I'm doing
an unprivileged build, I had this:
Some days ago I complained that there are so many different variables
(at least 819) that the build process depends on. Therefore I made some
of these superfluous:
An interesting question is whether a particular option would belong to
PKGSRC_OPTIONS or PKG_OPTIONS.