make universe and /etc/src.conf

Eric van Gyzen vangyzen at
Mon Aug 22 16:25:03 UTC 2016

On 08/22/2016 11:00, Ngie Cooper wrote:
>> On Aug 22, 2016, at 08:24, Eric van Gyzen <vangyzen at> wrote:
>> I just tried a "make universe", and all the kernels failed because they
>> couldn't find the config files.  I had forgotten that I have this in
>> /etc/src.conf:
> Alternatively, use KERNCONF?= and KERNCONFDIR?=..
> A conditional will be needed to deal with MODULES_OVERRIDE, but it's
> trivial.. I'll dig up my old src.conf a bit later on today if needed. It's
> how I dealt with that caveat before I switched to GENERIC*.

Thanks for the suggestion.  Moving these to /etc/make.conf seems easiest, so
I'll just do that.


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