setting CC/CXX/CPP unconditionally in src.conf

Warner Losh imp at
Sun Feb 26 22:43:45 UTC 2012

On Feb 26, 2012, at 2:37 PM, Alexander Best wrote:

> hi there,
> any chance support for setting CC/CXX/CPP unconditionally in src.conf could be
> added before the release of freebsd 10.0? the way it is done atm is really not
> intuitive. the rule should really be:
> - make.conf = applies globally
> - src.conf  = applies only to /usr/src
> ( maybe a ports.conf or port.conf could be introduced at some point, too)
> ... the current situation, where only certain variables can be set in src.conf
> is not ideal.

What doesn't work?  Or rather, how does it work now?


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