Subject: Re: Accurately determining PKGNAME in mk.conf
To: None <>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/31/2007 17:08:13
On Tue, Jul 31, 2007 at 05:03:56PM +0200, Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:
> >Why can't you just use the PKGPATH (e.g. via .CURDIR) like everyone  
> >else
> >does?
> Because that is ugly?  I'd much much rather have a "PKGDIR" variable  
> that tells me the package I'm building (x/y) than have to deduce that  
> from .CURDIR.

That was not so much the point of the question :-) We can certainly
provide PKGPATH much earlier, but the question was, if that is enough.