Remove +with_default_names and use a specific path for unprefixed binaries

Mark A. Miller mark at
Thu Sep 17 23:02:43 PDT 2009

Exactly, some packages that are set up to build nicely on MacOSX expect BSD
tools, not GNU. Good example that has bitten me many times, is GNU's "sed
-r" versus BSD's "sed -E". Et cetera.

On Fri, Sep 18, 2009 at 12:56 AM, Jeremy Lavergne <
jeremy at> wrote:

> GNU utilities versus BSD utilities ... they don't do the same thing in the
> same way.
> This results in some stuff breaking.
> On Sep 18, 2009, at 1:54 AM, Blair Zajac wrote:
>  Are there any reasons not to do this?

Mark A. Miller
mark at
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