Subject: Re: CFLAGS in mk.conf
To: Idar Tollefsen <>
From: Georg Schwarz <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/30/2005 00:38:43
> The package's Makefile includes with
> .include "../../mk/"
> and then adds to CFLAGS with

this means that every package manipulating CFLAGS or some similar
variable must include ../../mk/ in its Makefile? (my impression
so far is that Makefiles do so only when querying some variable defined

> The scenario you describe would occur if the package
> set CFLAGS _before_ importing


> Especially since CFLAGS in mk.conf is usually set
> with "=", not "+=".

that was my initial point, that one runs into conflict when doing so.

Georg Schwarz  +49 178 8545053