jeremy at lavergne.gotdns.org
Sat Jun 23 10:14:15 PDT 2012
If you dont include. Varint in the default-vriants, it's not on by default. To remove something that is on, the user specifies -variantX in the commnd, opposite of +variantY.
Eric Hall <opendarwin.org at darkart.com> wrote:
>On Sat, Jun 23, 2012 at 10:17:39AM -0400, Jeremy Lavergne wrote:
>> > invert most variants to be no_* so default build will have them
>> > i.e. ipv6 is now included by default, +no_ipv6 turns off ipv6
>> We're trying to get rid of the no_* variants.
>> -no_ipv6 is how the user could disable ipv6, but really is there a
>reason to have so many variants anyways?
> So how does one (now) express (in the Portfile) a variant
>that removes something, like ipv6 support?
> As to why are there so many variants - some folks may not want
>to include some of the functionality and/or code and the variants give
>them those options.
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