Preventing the build from adding options like '-pipe' et al

Valentin V. Bartenev vbart at
Thu Oct 31 16:51:13 UTC 2019

On Thursday 31 October 2019 16:10:27 Ralph Seichter wrote:
> * Valentin V. Bartenev:
> > It seems that someone sees his mission in checking various software
> > for -g and -pipe flags added. Sorry, but it doesn't really a valuable
> > reason to change things.
> Like I said, I understand your position. I have not heard from Gentoo QA
> in this matter since I last asked, so I decided to patch Unit's auto/*
> files.
> Something that is also relevant but probably less controversial: The
> build currently does not honor variables $(AR) or $(MAKE), but commands
> like uses definitions like
>   NXT_STATIC_LINK="ar -r -c"
> instead. Would you consider adding support for these variables, like you
> already do for CC or CFLAGS?

Yes, we will add $(AR).  As of $(MAKE), Unit doesn't call "make".

Btw, nginx doesn't call "make" too.  The line from nginx ebuild that you
mentioned earlier actually does nothing.

  wbr, Valentin V. Bartenev

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