On Tue, Jan 01, 2008 at 06:35:43PM -0500, Chad Kellerman wrote: > Hey guys, > I installed Freebsd 7 on a Dell laptop I have. When I configured the > /usr partition I only gave it 10GB of space figuring that would be plenty. > Well now, since I don't see a pre-compiled version of OpenOffice for i386, > looks like I have to compile it myself. No big deal, except when I go to > compile it I run out of disk space on /usr. > > Is there a way I can tell make to create it's work directory someplace > else? I have more space in home, so if I make a /home/work, can I compile > OpenOffice to use the /home/work directory instead of > /usr/port/editors/openoffice.org-2? > > I tried creating a link for the work directory but that appears to be > over ridden. >
Sure. Just set the WRKDIRPREFIX make variable in /etc/make.conf to point to the desired directory. This (and much else) is documented in the ports(7) manpage. -- <Insert your favourite quote here.> Erik Trulsson [EMAIL PROTECTED] _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"