[OpenAFS] Re: Latest docs on building the OpenAFS source code

Simon Wilkinson sxw@inf.ed.ac.uk
Sat, 2 Oct 2010 23:02:22 +0100

On 2 Oct 2010, at 20:04, Russ Allbery wrote:

> "Chas Williams (CONTRACTOR)" <chas@cmf.nrl.navy.mil> writes:
>> i suspect openafs should be prefixing its build vars with AFS_
>> (or OPENAFS_) so that users can overload the 'standard' variabales.
>> i believe this needs revisited anyway since i am not sure the =
>> variables are even used consistently.

I'm working on a patch which allows CFLAGS and LDFLAGS to pass through =
unmolested. On Linux and Mac OS X, we already respect the CC variable =
for user space builds.