problems with make.conf

Pieter de Goeje pieter at
Tue May 29 12:08:35 UTC 2007

On Saturday 26 May 2007, Christian Gusenbauer wrote:
> Hi!
> I've a problem compiling the port graphics/libGLw. The port's Makefile
> contains the line
> As long as I don't set my own CFLAGS in /etc/make.conf, the port compiles
> fine. But if I set my own CFLAGS in /etc/make.conf, the CFLAGS+= line in
> the Makefile seems to be ignored (or overwritten by my settings).
> How do I correctly use the /etc/make.conf file? How can I use my own
> settings?
> Thanks,
> Christian.
Have you tried putting CFLAGS+= .... (note the +) in make.conf? Otherwise you 
could try setting the correct cflags in the environment before executing 
make, for example: setenv CFLAGS -Os.

Pieter de Goeje

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