ACTION REQUIRED - Unstaged Ports being DEPRECATED on June 31st.
tijl at FreeBSD.org
Sun May 11 10:02:05 UTC 2014
On Sun, 11 May 2014 10:22:58 +0200 John Marino wrote:
> On 5/11/2014 04:02, Montgomery-Smith, Stephen wrote:
>> I have noticed that "make all" now includes the staging as well as
>> building. That is to say, it looks like there is a rather wholesale
>> reordering of how ports build and install. From this I conclude it is
>> becoming harder to include the legacy NO_STAGE code, which presumably
>> must stick to the old way of doing things.
> I don't understand this paragraph. I never use "make all" at the ports
> level. "make install" will do 2 steps: install into the staging area
> and then install onto the system. If you just want to install in the
> staging area, you use "make stage" target. By definition "all" is do
> everything, so that's not a surprise that's not a surprise. Maybe stop
> using "all"? A lone "make" is equivalent to "make build", so just use
> that perhaps?
He was referring to this in bsd.port.mk:
. if defined(NO_STAGE)
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