Controlling $PATH of build?

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Sat Jun 23 14:09:05 PDT 2007

On Jun 23, 2007, at 15:38, Hagen Overdick wrote:
> Postgres has it's own infrastructure for add-ons, see:
> This system relies on:
> /opt/local/lib/postgresql82/bin/pg_config
> Unfortunately, it's not in the $PATH, when the Makefile is called. I
> tried patching the Makefile, but the error seems to come from Postgres
> itself.
> Long question short: How do I control the $PATH exposed to the  
> Makefile?

Have a look at p5-dbd-pg which does this:

configure.env	PATH=${prefix}/lib/postgresql82/bin:$env(PATH)

or gauche-dbd-pg which does this:

configure.env-append PATH=${prefix}/lib/pgsql8/bin:\${PATH}

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