Date: Tue, 25 May 2021 11:27:33 UTC
Van: Philipp Ost <email@example.com> Datum: maandag, 24 mei 2021 20:16 Aan: firstname.lastname@example.org Onderwerp: How to correctly reference WRKSRC of another port? > > Hi everyone, > > I'm currently working on a port (my first ;-)) which has a (optional) build time dependency on the sources of math/nauty. > > Currently, I've hardwired '/usr/ports/math/nauty/work/nauty27r1' as argument to the configure script, but that's clearly not the way to do it. > > The Porter's Handbook mentions using WRKDIRPREFIXPORTSDIR , but that does not work. A search for WRKDIRPREFIXPORTSDIR in /usr/ports/Mk comes up empty. Do I explicitly have to define this variable? > > I've set NAUTY_BUILD_DEPENDS=nauty>0:math/nauty:extract. How do I correctly reference nauty's WRKSRC? > > It would be nice if anyone could point me in the right direction. > > Thanks in advance! > > Philipp > > >  https://docs.freebsd.org/en/books/porters-handbook/porting-dads/#porting-wrkdirprefix > > > > Hi, I have no opinion on this, but just trying to think along. Isn't it easier to add the math/nauty sources to the DISTFILES of your port? Ronald.