Makefile question

Kövesdán Gábor gabor.kovesdan at
Mon Jun 13 18:15:31 GMT 2005

You're right, that was the problem, thanks. :)


Gábor Kövesdán

Johnny Lam wrote:

> Line 2624 of ports/Mk/ always adds --prefix=${PREFIX} to 
> CONFIGURE_ARGS, and I think GNU configure scripts have the last option 
> taking precedence, meaning it overrides whatever you're setting in the 
> port Makefile.  I don't know what the right thing to do is.  Maybe you 
> can add your special CONFIGURE_ARGS setting after is 
> included?  In NetBSD pkgsrc, we created a new variable to solve this 
> problem -- GNU_CONFIGURE_PREFIX which defaults to ${PREFIX}, but can 
> be set to something else by the user.
>     Cheers,
>     -- Johnny Lam <jlam at>

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