Creating a new port, overriding a Makefile variable
naddy at mips.inka.de
Tue Mar 8 21:02:18 UTC 2011
Chris Rees <utisoft at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> In the port Makefile I've tried to use MAKE_ENV= MANPREFIX=/man to
> >> override it, but it seems it's ignored.
> MAKE_ARGS= -EMANPREFIX
> MAKE_ENV= MANPREFIX=/man
> NB gmake doesn't have the -E flag, but the -e flag sets environment
> precedence on all variables. Sounds risky!
Variables set on the command line override Makefile settings.
(So says POSIX.)
Christian "naddy" Weisgerber naddy at mips.inka.de
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