Subject: Re: ${ENV} vs. ${SETENV}
To: NetBSD Packages Technical Discussion List <tech-pkg@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/15/2005 17:14:48
On Fri, 15 Apr 2005, Greg A. Woods wrote:

> If you take the time to examine how and where ${SETENV} has been and is
> being used you'll find that each occurance sets _exactly_ and _only_ the
> necessary values, which means that if one sanely uses '-i' then nothing
> gets into the build of the package that's not explicitly supposed to be
> there.

Am I finding myself agreeing with you again?  I really must stop that.  8-)

Actually, there's a really good point here.  If properly tested, this might
be the best way to go.

-- Todd Vierling <> <> <>