gmake can't find Makefile

Michael Nottebrock lofi at
Mon Sep 19 10:31:57 PDT 2005

On Sunday, 18. September 2005 18:12, dave wrote:
> Hello,
>     I've created my first port. It depended on another port, which i
> uninstalled first, then tried an install of mine. I issued a
> make install
> which pulled in the dependent port and installed it. When it returned to
> the build of my port gmake failed with an error code2, can not find
> Makefile and it stopped. I've confirmed that my Makefile is there, portlint
> shows no errors in it.

It's most probably complaining about a missing Makefile in ${WRKSRC}. Perhaps 
the software in question uses a configure script and you forgot to define 

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