make.conf for a poudriere jail and CPUTYPE

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Sat Sep 28 12:16:29 UTC 2019

On Fri, Sep 27, 2019 at 12:33:36PM +0100, tech-lists wrote:
>If I'm building ports on a poudriere and the jail I'm building for has say
>Host CPU: btver1 and the host running poudriere is Host CPU: sandybridge, is
>there any benefit or advantage in defining CPUTYPE?= in the jail's make.conf?
>If yes, which programs does it benefit? I guess maybe openssl

thought I'd experiment. Seems setting CPUTYPE?=btver1 causes some ports to
fail at the configure or build stage. python36 and lzo2 for example. Unsure
why that should be (or where to ask???)

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