Adding configure options when installing a port
sewebster at gmail.com
Wed Jun 16 11:29:04 PDT 2010
On Wed, Jun 16, 2010 at 11:24 AM, Richard Tobin <richard at inf.ed.ac.uk> wrote:
>> > I want to build a port with an extra configure option. Specifically,
>> > I want to build squid3 with the --enable-useragent-log option.
>> Edit the portfile. configure.args-append is a procedure, not a variable.
>> You can set variables on the command line but you can't call procedures.
> It does seem rather a sledgehammer to crack a nut, though.
It seems that it would be fairly straightforward to add an empty
default keyword, eg. configure.extraargs, that would enable this sort
of thing, but changing the Portfile isn't so hard either.
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