default <make> options

Kevin P. Fleming kpfleming at
Wed Oct 29 09:53:49 PST 2003

Gerard Beekmans wrote:

> Actually on second though, I could add a basic path to a global entity
> like /bin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/usr/sbin and append /usr/gnome/bin when
> dealing with Gnome stuff, or /usr/kde/bin for KDE. That'll make things a
> bit nicer.

Yep, that's pretty much what I do for chapter 6 and BLFS stuff. For 
chapter 5 you've pretty much got to leave the host path in place (except 
for adding "/tools/bin" to the end), because that's where all the 
development tools are coming from until chapter 5 is complete.

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