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Re: LOWER_OS_VERSION not set on Linux

On Tue, 15 Jan 2008, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> reed@puget:~/pkgsrc/wip/openssl$ bmake show-var VARNAME=_LOWER_OS_VERSION_CMD
> echo | tr 'A-Z' 'a-z'

Hmm, why are we using


instead of

        LOWER_OS_VERSION=        ${OS_VERSION:tl}


I see the comment in the CVS commit log for pkgsrc/mk/
revision 1.101, but I think we should expect people to use
pkgsrc/bootstrap (which will build a new bmake) if they have outdated
versions of NetBSD.

--apb (Alan Barrett)

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