[MacPorts] UsingTheRightCompiler modified

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Changed page "UsingTheRightCompiler" by ryandesign at macports.org from*
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Diff URL: <https://trac.macports.org/wiki/UsingTheRightCompiler?action=diff&version=11>
Revision 11
Comment: remove instructions telling the user how to override a port's chosen compiler, since that's not something we ever want them to do

Index: UsingTheRightCompiler
--- UsingTheRightCompiler (version: 10)
+++ UsingTheRightCompiler (version: 11)
@@ -84,15 +84,6 @@
 additional environment variables FC, F77 and F90 are set to the path of the Fortran compiler.
 These variables are not set for the other compilers because they do not include a Fortran compiler.
-These variables can also be overridden when running a particular command.
-So, for example, to build openssl using the version of gcc-4.2 installed with the Developer Tools, you can run
-port install openssl configure.compiler=gcc-4.2
-However users should not change the compiler a port uses, and doing so is unsupported.
 = Ports with nonstandard or nonexistent configure scripts = #nonstandard-ports
 Setting the CC, CXX and CPP environment variables at configure time


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