make release, src.conf and WITHOUT_SENDMAIL on freebsd 7

Artis Caune artis.caune at
Mon Sep 1 09:19:53 UTC 2008

On Sat, Aug 30, 2008 at 11:06 AM, Matias Surdi <matiassurdi at> wrote:
> The problem arises when I do a "make release" as, as far as I can see,
> /etc/src.conf is completly ignored. I think it's an issue with the chroot
> environment that "make release" uses. Wich is the correct way to let "make
> release" know about src.conf?

you can play with release(7) LOCAL_PATCHES variable or
copy /etc/src.conf to /usr/src/etc and add it to /usr/src/etc/Makefile.

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