[OpenBIOS] [PATCH 1/1] [FCODE-utils] Allow overriding more Makefile vars
lemenkov at gmail.com
Mon Jan 18 11:04:34 CET 2016
2016-01-18 7:50 GMT+01:00 Segher Boessenkool <segher at kernel.crashing.org>:
> It probably works fine. "?=" can be problematic with e.g. recursive
> makefiles, but you don't have those here.
Also it's already used within the Makefiles to override C-compiler, so
my patch won't change the current situation.
> But why do you need it? Why doesn't e.g.
> make DESTDIR=/opt/bla
> work for you as-is? Or do you need those vars to be passed in via the
Unfortunately this DESTDIR trick won't work. Explicitly stated
variables from the Makefile itself have preference over the
environment variables unless they stated with "?=". At least this is
how GNU make works.
With best regards, Peter Lemenkov.
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