portmaster and environ from pkg_install tools (was: i keep *trying* to move from portupgrade to portmaster)

Andres Perera andres.perera at zoho.com
Fri Aug 6 23:29:25 UTC 2010

On Fri, Aug 6, 2010 at 5:41 PM, Doug Barton <dougb at freebsd.org> wrote:
> On 08/06/2010 15:03, Adam Vande More wrote:
>> While your in the mood for for taking portmaster suggestions,
> I am always in the mood for taking suggestions. :)

On that note, I suggest that portmaster should fallback on PKG_PATH,
which is explained in pkg_add(1), if LOCAL_PACKAGEDIR isn't defined.

I'm setting it like this anyhow in portmaster.rc, but it makes sense as
a default. I was suprised that it didn't use this when I began using


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