libtool problem or SMP problem or port problem or what?

Chris Pepper pepper at
Tue Jun 22 14:55:28 GMT 2004

At 1:32 PM -0700 2004/06/21, Kris Kennaway wrote:
>On Mon, Jun 21, 2004 at 10:05:29AM -0400, Chris Pepper wrote:
>>  At 12:01 AM -0700 2004/06/21, Kris Kennaway wrote:
>>  > > [root at elf XFree86-4-libraries]# make clean USE_LIBTOOL_VER=15
>>  >
>>  >USE_* are not to be specified by the user, they're only for use within
>>  >port makefiles.  You discovered the consequence, I'll leave the reason
>>  >for you to figure out as an instructive exercise about the ports
>>  >collection :)
>>	Hmm. This raises the question, then, of why a couple of my
>>  ports have recently told me to set something like USE_BASE_OPENSSL or
>>  USE_PORT_OPENSSL to install (as I recall, a vulnerability check was
>>  failing). This worked, although I had to remove an OpenSSL dependency
>>  in pkgdb -F later.
>USE_* variables are not to be specified by the user.  User control
>variables are WITH_* and WITHOUT_* (WITH_OPENSSL_(BASE|PORT) are
>probably what you were referring to here).


	You are right. Thanks for the clarification.

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