Subject: Re: Makefile for bin/dd
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ian Zagorskih <email@example.com>
Date: 07/14/2004 22:10:14
On Wednesday 14 July 2004 20:43, Frederick Bruckman wrote:
> > Maybe i'm doing it wrong but sometimes i need to build very tiny NetBSD
> > distribution, say for embedded systems. And i was very glad to find
> > SMALLPROG option which helps me to do it with mininal efforts and without
> > tree/code modifications. If this option already exists and in most of
> > cases doing its job right why not to follow it ? :)
> It's apparently meant to be set in the environment. You could try
> export SMALLPROG=1
> or even
> export MAKEFLAGS='SMALLPROG=1'
> before running "make".
Thank you, Frederick, now i understand how it was supposed to be used :)
Anyway, is there are some objections against putting SMALLPROG into mk.conf ?
Just to build custom NetBSD distributions i usually use single shell script
and put all compilation/target dependant options into custom mk.conf per