How to build a BROKEN port?
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Thu Dec 30 10:41:31 UTC 2010
On 12/30/10 20:12, Eitan Adler wrote:
>>> Edit the port's Makefile and comment-out the BROKEN line.
> Generally - don't do this.
I kinda got that impression already, but can someone enlighten me why
(apart from the obvious, of course- it could break the makefile if you
forget)? And is that in general or just this line?
I ask because I'm currently editing the Makefile with some new variables
to test a fix.
>> Oh, the irony! :) I considered doing that, but I thought there might have
>> been some magic incantation that got around this...
> There is
> make -DTRYBROKEN
Thanks for the reply, but can someone tell me if this is documented
anywhere particularly? I'm going to be pissed if I missed it ;)
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