[36127] trunk/base/doc/macports.conf.in

Rainer Müller raimue at macports.org
Tue May 13 10:18:33 PDT 2008

markd at macports.org wrote:
>> Just use @prefix_expended@ and @x11prefix@ which will get expanded on
>> install. We already use them at other places in this file.
> Are you saying that we should move where the binpath setting is set from
> wherever it is now to macports.conf?  Also, what is @prefix_expended@
> variable?  I'm not familiar with that.

Sorry, I typed it wrong. This should have been @prefix_expanded@ with an 
'a' instead of an 'e'.

This @foo@ notation gets replaced with the real path on ./configure 
using autoconf. For example see the prefix and x11prefix options in the 
same file.

So binpath could be like this:

All paths will get replaced automatically.


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