Subject: Re: Toolchain Update (27-Nov-2001)
To: Robert Elz <kre@munnari.OZ.AU>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 12/01/2001 11:14:16
On Fri, 30 Nov 2001, Robert Elz wrote:

: NB: before Todd's fix (and with no references to USETOOLS (etc) in mk.conf) ...
:   | Not "pkgsrc", so much as certain packages.

: (that's 5 out of 5 attempts, big packages, small ones, perfect record...)

That's because passes down $CC and friends.  Not surprising.

: It appears however that only some complain about the bad gcc, others
: get as far as installing, and then bitch about mtree...

Which is sort of amusing, because it indicates that those packages which get
as far as installing are not obeying the value of $CC passed down by
pkgsrc (and thus are sort of broken :)....

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