changing a Makefile based on user input

Fernan Aguero fernan at
Thu Aug 5 06:43:54 PDT 2004

+----[ Sven Esbjerg <esbjerg at> (05.Aug.2004 10:20):
| > Yes, and you can do that from your port's Makefile by
| > calling ${SED} or ${REINPLACE_CMD}.
| I have noticed that i several ports but I haven't seen it mentioned in the
| documentation.

I don't have the porter's handbook in my head ... perhaps
it's not there but it's certainly in Look in
there and you'll see a list of variables that you can use to
call executables and their default args.

| > Happy porting!
| Thanks. And thank you for the quick reply.


| Sven


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