[Exherbo-dev] Can we nuke EXTRA_ECONF and EXTRA_EMAKE?

Bo Ørsted Andresen zlin at exherbo.org
Tue Sep 6 16:29:10 BST 2011


On Wed, Jul 20, 2011 at 01:58:38AM +0200, Bo Ørsted Andresen wrote:
> EXTRA_ECONF and EXTRA_EMAKE lets users inject extra configure or make 
> arguments in bashrc for things that use econf and/or emake without modifying 
> an exheres. Some packages that don't use econf currently abuse EXTRA_ECONF. 
> Most notably anything that requires cmake.exlib or ant.exlib. This is bad.
> 
> Is this concept useful at all? Can we just nuke support for those variables 
> entirely?

As of Paludis 0.66.0 EXTRA_ECONF, EXTRA_EMAKE and EXTRA_EINSTALL are
dead in Exherbo. Modify the exheres instead if you need to.




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