some ports doesn't build with non standard WRKDIRPREFIX

J. Hellenthal jhell at
Sun Mar 13 02:07:41 UTC 2011

On Sat, 12 Mar 2011 16:07, subbsd@ wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 12, 2011 at 11:38 PM, Doug Barton <dougb at> wrote:
>> On 03/12/2011 00:37, Subbsd wrote:
>>> Hi.
>>> Ive have server with huge of RAM (32 GB) and after mounting tmpfs on
>>> /tmp try use it for more faster port building. Most of the ports work
>>> when set WRKDIRPREFIX="/tmp/ports" in /etc/make.conf is magnificently.
>>> But part of ports not, for example: /usr/ports/devel/ode
>>> % make -V WRKDIRPREFIX -C/usr/ports/devel/ode
>>> "/tmp/ports"

This is your problem right here... "do-not-use-quotes-here"

# This is exactly whats in my make.conf for ports(7).

Read slower,



  J. Hellenthal

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