Subject: Re: defaults file
To: David Laight <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 02/06/2003 13:47:23
David Laight <> writes:
> > I am thinking of adding an /etc/build.conf file to the system that
> > would get slurped in by if it existed -- this file could
> > export a bunch of variables to control behavior. (The change
> > is two lines.)
> would ~/.build.conf be better?

Probably not. I run things as myself and then as root to install. It
would be a pain to have to sync the files.