Questions regarding /etc/make.conf
marko at freebsd.org
Mon Jul 26 07:36:17 PDT 2004
Henrik W Lund wrote:
> No, nothing you put into make.conf will affect already installed
> software. This file is for setting build-time options, and as such will
> only affect subsequent software builds. And yes, rebuilding and
> reinstalling a package you already have qualifies as a "subsequent build".
> As for valid CPUTYPE values, have you checked out the manpage?
> man make.conf
> I'm pretty sure I've seen it in there somewhere.
/usr/share/examples/etc/make.conf is where it is described.
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