setting the pkgconfig path in macports.conf - how ?

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at
Sat Sep 8 13:15:16 PDT 2012

On Sat, Sep 8, 2012 at 2:56 PM, Arturo Rinaldi <arty.net2 at> wrote:

>  Which is the line to add to the *macports.conf* file regarding the *
> pkgconfig* utility ? By doing this i would be able to build from source
> without specifying the LDFLAGS and CPPFLAGS in the "configure" step.

Probably "extra_env PKG_CONFIG_PATH".  (Not sure if you can *set* it there,
just specify that it should be honored instead of being removed from the

brandon s allbery                                      allbery.b at
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