Subject: Re: mk/OpSys.dist files
To: Roland Illig <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jonathan Perkin <email@example.com>
Date: 04/09/2005 10:03:05
* On 2005-04-08 at 18:46 BST, Roland Illig wrote:
> I once suggested a variable PKGSRC_OPTIONS for this case, which
> would be a list of these values:
> nonroot -- assume that the user does not have root access,
> neither when building a package nor when installing
> developer -- enable PLIST checks and the like.
> quiet -- MAKE_FLAGS+=-s and CONFIGURE_ARGS+=-q for GNU_CONFIGURE.
> Is anyone interested that I integrate the PKGSRC_OPTIONS into pkgsrc?
I'd certainly like the nonroot knob (which will basically add "-W" to
mtree calls, set all *OWN/*GRP variables to local user, and make
chown/chgrp etc NOPs). Searching the archives should produce configs
from people who do nonroot work, if not I can provide some.
Jonathan Perkin The NetBSD Project