OptionsNG and defaults

Boris Samorodov bsam at passap.ru
Thu Jun 20 14:52:47 UTC 2013

20.06.2013 18:34, Pawel Pekala пишет:
> Dnia 2013-06-20, o godz. 18:19:11
> Boris Samorodov <bsam at passap.ru> napisał(a):
>>> This _seems_ to work for me, it's not tested much. I`m curious why
>>> you want to do this, some slave port hack?
>> Hm, may be I was not clear enough. Examples are not installed
>> by the port. I convert the port to optionsNG and want to leave
>> the status quo. So option EXAMPLES should be switched off by default.
>> However this option is on by default and I don't know how
>> to switch it off to leave the status quo.
> EXAMPLES is global option as DOCS IPV6 and NLS. They may or may not by
> supported by particular port and that's it. When port don't have
> anything to do with examples you simply ignore EXAMPLES as with any
> other option that may be set in make.conf unless you have very good
> reason to change state of this option but I don't see one.

OK, let's say I as a maintainer _want_ to not install examples by
default. The reason _why_ is out of a scope here. Do you say that
I do not have a possibility to switch EXAMPLES option off by default?

WBR, Boris Samorodov (bsam)
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