Subject: Re: Quiz: what does PKG_MISC_TARGETS do?
To: Johnny C. Lam <>
From: Stoned Elipot <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/31/2005 21:36:31
But in anycase PKG_MISC_TARGETS is quite handy.
I often write ad hoc targets rules in files included via mk.conf that I use
from pkgsrc/ or pkgsrc/category.

On Sat, Aug 06, 2005 at 08:12:11PM +0000, Johnny C. Lam wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 06, 2005 at 09:50:50PM +0200, Roland Illig wrote:
> > Has anyone ever gone into pkgsrc/benchmarks and done "bmake benchmark" 
> > or "bmake results" there? If not, we can drop the PKG_MISC_TARGETS 
> > variable, as this is the only place where it appears.
> > 
> > I stumbled upon it while applying the strictest checks I can think of to 
> > category Makefiles.
> That variable could afford to be better named.  You could rewrite that
> part of so that it uses a PKG_RECURSIVE_TARGETS or
> PKG_SUBDIR_TARGETS variable instead.
> 	Cheers,
> 	-- Johnny Lam <>