How to determine type of system compiler in port?

Shane Ambler FreeBSD at ShaneWare.Biz
Tue Jan 21 23:36:12 UTC 2014

On 22/01/2014 09:15, Lev Serebryakov wrote:
> Hello, Ports.
>   I want to turn off some clang-specific warnings via CFLAGS, as I'm not
> able to patch all places when "dirty" (but valid!) code is used and upstream
> software uses "-Werror"...
>   I could not find any mentions of "clang" in and COMPILER_TYPE
>  is not defined for ports.
>    Yes, I understand, that it is better to report these errors
>  upstream, and, in fact, these warnings were fixed in latest version but I
>  need to port previous one!

Add USES=compiler to the Makefile which should then define
COMPILER_TYPE after the inclusion of


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