Subject: re: Bi-endian platforms and
To: Jason R Thorpe <>
From: matthew green <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 12/11/2002 17:13:45
    > >From BUILDING:
    >    Environment variables
    >      Several environment variables control the behaviour of NetBSD builds.
    >      MACHINE           Machine type.
    >      MACHINE_ARCH      Machine architecture.
   Yah, I think that's MOSTLY intended for direct invocations of make(1).
   Really, I don't think they have much meaning for, since, I mean,
   that script has flags to set them.

i think that changing to not use them from the
environment is a mistake and will cause users confusion.