Subject: Re: how to use ${ID} in a Makefile?
To: Packages Technical List NetBSD Discussion <>
From: Georg Schwarz <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/30/2006 18:25:19
Am 30.09.2006 um 18:19 schrieb Yuji Yamano:

>> Does the pkgsrc framework forget to declare id as a tool that is
>> potentially always necessary for at build time?
> It is defined in If you want to use id before
> including, you should define it by yourself.

so that means that in practise ${ID} cannot simply be used in a  
Makefile without explicitly setting USE_TOOLS+=id?
Does this apply to some other tools as well?

Georg Schwarz  +49 178 8545053