Subject: Re: not setting CFLAGS in MAKE_ENV
To: Dan McMahill <>
From: Raymond Meyer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 10/16/2006 12:23:18
On Mon, 16 Oct 2006 06:42:20 -0400
Dan McMahill <> wrote:

> Anyone know if there is an easy way to avoid setting CFLAGS and/or 
> CPPFLAGS in the MAKE_ENV environment?
> I'm trying to track down why I haven't been able to build 
> thunderbird/firefox/seamonkey for ages on my solaris-2.9/sparc box via 
> pkgsrc.  This mozilla bug report seems to suggest that I might try not 
> setting CFLAGS in the make environment.
> In general I'm wondering if systems that use gnu configure should avoid 
> doing this since the configure environment should set them how we want.
> Thanks
> -Dan

Maybe the following will be useful