Cross Compiling of ports Makefiles.

Michael Vale masked at internode.on.net
Mon Dec 31 18:42:26 UTC 2012



-----Original Message----- 
From: Simon J. Gerraty
Sent: Tuesday, January 01, 2013 4:43 AM
To: Michael Vale
Cc: freebsd-hackers at freebsd.org ; freebsd-arch at freebsd.org ; 
freebsd-ports at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: Cross Compiling of ports Makefiles.

>>One is to have a MAKEOBJDIRPREFIX like option, and redefine every
>>target’s DESTDIR ${makeobjDESTDIR} before running do-install.  Now i’ve
>>yet to complete this stage, but I believe this is the way to do it.
>
>Would it be sufficient to have an INSTALL_PREFIX and/or INSTALL_DESTDIR
>so that DESTDIR can be different during install ?
>[I was recently experimenting with something similar...]
>
>So how would that work?

I was assuming a sub-make involved:

install:
${MAKE} DESTDIR=${INSTALL_DESTDIR} realinstall

Thank-you Simon, that seems to have done the trick.  I'll finish up my 
'initial' work and submit a patch!

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